2 weeks Makati OKs almost P10K pay hike for gov’t nurses Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- The Makati government on Wednesday said it has approved the P9,737 monthly pay increase for city government nurses which may encourage nurses to stay in the country. "We hope that with a more competitive salary, board-certified nurses who have opted to pursue a non-related career or go abroad will be inspired to stay and serve their fellow Filipinos," Makati Mayor Abby Binay said in a statement. Binay noted that the salary grade of a city nurse's basic monthly pay was increased to P32,053 from P22,316 under the P55.17 million additional budget approved by the City Council. On ... more