Novosibirsk pensioners indexed pensions by 10%. The long-awaited increase in Novosibirsk elderly began to take from June 3, 2022.
As of June 3, the average pension in the Novosibirsk region has increased to 19,794 rubles. This was reported in the regional branch of the pension fund.
As of June 1, pensioners from Novosibirsk have been indexed by 10% in accordance with the decree of the government of the Russian Federation. Seniors began receiving increased payments on Friday, June 3rd. After indexation, the average old-age pension in the region amounted to 19,794 rubles.
The amount of state insurance pension in the Novosibirsk region has increased to 12,798 rubles.
The PFR noted that the pension increase is individual and each pensioner has received additional payments depending on the size of his or her insurance pension.
The pensions of Great Patriotic War veterans and war-injured invalids have increased significantly. The average size of such pensions was 51.3 and 39.6 thousand rubles, respectively.
The increase in payments will also affect a special category of social pension beneficiaries. Pensions for children with disabilities and people with disabilities since childhood will increase to 19,943 rubles.
Recall that the decision to index pensions by 10% from June 1 was taken by Russian President Vladimir Putin on May 25. On May 30, the relevant decree was signed by Deputy Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin. The new support measures will affect more than 50 million citizens, more than 500 billion rubles will be spent from the federal budget.
Earlier, Sib.fm wrote how the minimum wage in the Novosibirsk Region will change after indexing from June 1, 2022.