Number and salary of civil servants
During the 20 years since the adoption of the law of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On civil service", a wide legislative base was established in the field of civil service, as a result of the reforms carried out, a modern civil service system was formed in Azerbaijan, necessary steps were taken to strengthen the professionalism and social protection of civil servants.
Number of civil servants in the country made 29.4 thousand persons for the state of January 1, 2020 and 29.0% of them were women. 4.7% of civil servants worked on superior-3rd classifications of administrative positions, 75.6% on 4-7th classifications and 19.7% on supporting positions of civil service.
Length of services of 7.2% of civil servants made a year, 23.5% from a year to 5 years, 23.8% from 5 years to 10 years, 16.6% from 10 years to 15 years, 28.9% 15 years and over.
Distribution of civil servants by age groups is characterized as follows: 17.3% of persons - aged under 30 years, 16.3% aged 30-34 years, 23.8% aged 35-44 years, 19.9% aged 45-54 years, 21.3% aged 55-64 years, 1.4% aged 65 and over.
In 2019 average monthly salary of civil servants was 1022.2 AZN. This indicator is 28.3% higher compared to the previous year and 5.6 times higher than in 2005.