Labor market

Labor market

Dnipropetrovsk region – is one of the main labor markets in Ukraine, where 1.5 mln people (8.6% out of the total number of Ukraine) of economically active population are concentrated. The region ranks second among the regions in terms of employment rate of working-age population – 70.5%, while the registered unemployment level is 8% (118.5 thousd. people).

Rural population

14,3%

Urban population

85,7%

Dnipropetrovsk region is one of the leading academic centers of Ukraine

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higher education institutions III – IV level of accreditation (universities, academies, institutes), in which more than 62 thousd. students are studying.

ВAbout 20 thousd. specialists were graduated in 2020.

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higher education institutions I – IІ level of accreditation (colleges, training schools), in which more than 30 34.4 thousd. students are studying.

More than 9 thousd. specialists were graduated in 2020.
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vocational technical schools, in which 21.9 thousd. students are studying.

13.2 thousd. qualified craftsmen were graduated in 2020.

THE AVERAGE SALARY IN THE REGION BY ECONOMY SECTORS

INDUSTRY AGRICULTURAL SECTOR SERVICES SECTOR CONSTRUCTION
510$ 513$ 294$ 345$ 554$ 609$ 371$ 370$
2019 2020 2019 2020 2019 2020 2019 2020

Dnipropetrovsk region annually trains specialists in different spheres

Unique higher education institutions

Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs

Pridneprovsk State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture

Ukrainian State Chemical-Technological University

NTU "Dniprovska Polytechnic"

Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University

Dnipro State Medical University of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine

Specialization Number of graduates of colleges, technical and secondary schools Number of graduates from universities, academies and institutes
Education 466 1 724
Human sciences and Art 449 1 058
Social sciences, business and law, management and administration 1 284 6 746
Natural Sciences 134 755
Production and technologies 1 103 1 085
Automatisation and instrumentation 161 513
Mechanical engineering 991 1 356
Electrical engineering 632 796
Housebuilding 343 801
Transport 1 100 973
Farming, provisions and veterinary 193 589
Health protection 1 109 965
Services sector 400 209
Chemistry and bioengineering 88 460
IT 849 1 465

Enterprises social guarantees

MINIMUM SALARY/PENSION
Per month: $214,3
Per hour: $1,3
Minimum pension: $66,2
LABOR HOURS
Working week duration: 5 days
Working-day duration: 8 hours
Retirement: 60 years
ANNUAL HOLIDAY
Main paid holiday: 24 calendar days
Additional holiday without payment: 14 calendar days
SALARY TAX
Unified social tax: 22%
Natural persons tax: 18%
Military levy: 1,5%
Business trips
maximum daily allowance for business trip in Ukraine $21,4
maximum daily allowance for business trip abroad $97
MEDICAL LEAVE TERMS OF PAYMENT
up to 3 years of work experience up to 50% of fixed salary is paid
from 3 to 5 years 60% of fixed salary
from 5 to 8 years 70% of fixed salary
from 8 years 100% of fixed salary
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