none (lost playoffs)
| Bukovyna Chernivtsi|
| 36 - Stepan Pavlov (Chaika Sevastopol)|
1988 Football Championship of Ukrainian SSR was the 58th season of association football competition of the Ukrainian SSR, which was part of the Soviet Second League.
The 1988 Football Championship of Ukrainian SSR was won for the second time by FC Bukovyna Chernivtsi. Unlike the last season Tavriya, Bukovyna failed to earn promotion to the First League as it lost the inter-zonal playoffs.
Dnipro Cherkasy – Champion of the Fitness clubs competitions (KFK) (returning to professional level after an absence of 4 seasons)
Prior to the start of the season Dnipro Heronymivka was renamed to Dnipro Cherkasy after it was relocated from a village Heronymivka near Cherkasy.
Prior to the start of the season Dynamo Bila Tserkva moved from Irpin to Bila Tserkva.
1988 Soviet Second League, Zone 6 Wikipedia
The following were the top ten goalscorers.