The analysts from the Federal Service for Labour and Employment named the highest-paid vacancies in July 2020. According to the all-Russian database of vacancies ‘Work in Russia‘, the vacancies with the highest offered salaries were mechanics, captains, miners, IT specialists, and doctors.
According to the experts, the leading position was taken by the mechanics of various specializations. Their salaries ranged from 250,000 to 300,000 rubles a month. It is specified that they are needed by coal mining, fishing, and shipping companies in Primorye, Yakutia, Astrakhan, Arkhangelsk, Sakhalin, and Novosibirsk. The captain’s salary in Kamchatka, Sakhalin, and Primorye ranged from 200,000 to 250,000 rubles. Mining workers can get 200,000 rubles or more. IT specialists in Moscow, the Moscow region, and St. Petersburg are offered a salary of more than 170,000 rubles, and the doctors’ of narrow specialization salary amounts to 100,000 rubles.