According to Менгельсоне, many companies have reduced staff, and by reducing the number of employees had increased the salary to those who remained. "However, it means that does not have any vacancies," she said.

In addition, the obligations undertaken the inhabitants before the crisis, will not allow you to omit the level of the wage - so find a well-paid job problematic. "If the commitments were not, people would be willing to work for much less money," noted Менгельсоне.

We have already reported that in the third quarter of 2013, the average gross salary in Latvia amounted to 508 lats ( 5.1% against the same period of last year).