Tag: salaries

Fixed-term contract tightening and minimum wage: Elly Schlein’s socialist agenda

Fixed-term contract tightening and minimum wage: Elly Schlein’s socialist agenda

It’s not just ecological transition and civil rights. Elly Schlein’s political agenda looks much more radical than that of her predecessors in the Democratic Party. The ambition we quote from the new secretary’s program is to “turn the page clearly after the errors in the ‘Labour Act’ and ‘Poletti decree’ regarding the facilitation of layoffs […]

Italian salaries: Here’s where you earn the most (and where you earn the least)

Italian salaries: Here’s where you earn the most (and where you earn the least)

Salary cages have disappeared for decades, but because of this, salaries are not the same in all cities of the peninsula. For example in Milan you earn much better than elsewhere and the average salary (30,464 euros) is two and a half times the national salary (12,473 euros), but also 9 times higher than in […]

“I can’t live there on 750 euros, let’s stop accepting hunger wages”: engineer’s outburst goes viral

“I can’t live there on 750 euros, let’s stop accepting hunger wages”: engineer’s outburst goes viral

“But at 27, do I have to live on 750 euros? But I don’t pay the rent, I don’t live on it. So I said no.” The statement of a girl describing her work experience, which ended with the claim that her employer gave her a low salary, became a hot topic on social media. […]

There are luxury salaries in Palazzo Chigi, but how much do they give to the army?

There are luxury salaries in Palazzo Chigi, but how much do they give to the army?

There are luxury salaries in Palazzo Chigi, but how much do they give to the army? Fabrizio Gatti Insights Editor-in-Chief 02 February 2023 21:57 Facebook twitter Whats up Soldiers at work after the flood in Sardinia in 2020 (photo Ansa) The recent debate between the economist Tito Boeri, the former head of INPS, and Guido […]

Spain’s minimum wage rises as inflation falls

Spain’s minimum wage rises as inflation falls

The opposition of the Spanish Confindustria CEO did not prevent the Madrid government from raising the minimum wages. The manager, led by socialist Pedro Sanchez, decided to raise the “interprofessional minimum wage”, which includes thirteenth and fourteenth monthly salaries, by 8% to 1,080 gross. The increase in payroll will benefit the nearly two and a […]

Higher salaries for northern teachers and money from private individuals, there is (still) controversy over Valditara

Higher salaries for northern teachers and money from private individuals, there is (still) controversy over Valditara

Different teachers’ salaries on a regional basis are higher where the cost of living is higher and is also paid by private individuals. The idea comes directly from Education Minister and Merit Giuseppe Valditara, and is controversial. It’s somewhat similar to what happens when he describes humiliation as a “fundamental factor” in “personality development”. According […]

Why do Luxembourg, the United States and Iceland have the best salaries?

Why do Luxembourg, the United States and Iceland have the best salaries?

Ivan Jaramilloa researcher at the Labor Observatory and a professor at the Faculty of Jurisprudence of the Universidad del Rosario, explained in dialogue with EL HERALDO why these three countries have the best salaries. Firstly, the expert pointed out that “the salary levels in Europe are better than those of other countries, mainly because they […]