President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced at the mukhtars meeting that the salaries of mukhtars will be reduced to the minimum wage level. So, how much was the mukhtar's salary?
Meeting with the headmen at the Kulliye, President Erdogan gave good news. Stating that the salaries of the muhtars have increased to 3.392 liras with the new increase, Erdoğan made a statement about the salaries by saying, "We are not satisfied with the salaries of the muhtars being below the minimum wage".
Stating that the salaries of the muhtars have increased to 3.392 liras with the new increase, Erdoğan said, I would like to give you good news. As it is known, when we came to the government, the headman's salary was 97 liras. This year, we increased it to 3.392 liras. We were not content with the fact that the salaries of the mukhtar were below the minimum wage. As a result of our evaluation, he said that we have increased the salaries of the muhtar to the minimum wage amount, that is, to the level of 4.253 lira.