Last modified on 11 September 2014, at 06:00

List of minimum wages by country

Minimum wages per hour in U.S. dollars:
   None    $0.00-$1.00    $1.01–$2.00    $2.01–$3.00
   $3.01–$5.00    $5.01–$7.50    $7.51–$10.00    $10.01–$16.88

This is a list of official minimum wage rates of the 192 United Nations member states excluding South Sudan, which gained independence in July 2011, plus the Republic of China (Taiwan), Northern Cyprus, Hong Kong, and Kosovo. Some countries may have a very complicated minimum wage system; for example, India has more than 1200 minimum wage rates.[1]

MethodologyEdit

The minimum wages given refer to a gross amount, that is before deduction of taxes and social security contributions, which vary from one country to another. Also excluded from calculations are regulated paid days off, including public holidays, sick pay and annual leave.

For the sake of comparison, an annual wage column is provided in international dollars, a hypothetical unit of currency calculated based on the purchasing power parity of household final consumption expenditure. For calculating the annual wage, the lowest general minimum wage was used.

CountriesEdit

Country Minimum wage Annual
(US$)[2]
Annual
PPP (Int$)[3]
Workweek
(hours)[4]
Hourly
(US$)[5]
Hourly
(Int$)[6]
Percent of
GDP per
capita[7]
Effective


 Afghanistan 5,000 Afghani per month for government workers. No minimum set for private sector workers, but labor law prevents paying private sector workers less than government workers. Informal sector day workers are unprotected.[8] 1,178

3,224

40 0.57

1.55

167.4% 2013


 Albania 22,000 Albanian lekë per month, nationally. The law establishes a 40-hour workweek, but the actual workweek is typically set by individual or collective-bargaining agreement.[8][9][10] 2,440

4,577

40 1.17

2.2

48.7% 3 July 2013


 Algeria 18,000 Algerian dinars per month, nationally.[8][11][12] 2,786

6,372

40 1.34

3.06

49% 1 January 2012


 Andorra €962 ($1,233) per month, €5.55 ($7.12) per hour.[13] 14,800

9,783

40 7.12

4.7

26.3% 1 January 2014


 Angola 11,854.30 kwanza per month; paid thirteen times a year.[14][15] 1,615

1,932

44 0.71

0.84

25.8% 1 June 2012


 Antigua and Barbuda EC$7.50 ($2.78) per hour.[8][16] 5,778

7,001

40 2.78

3.37

34.9% 2 January 2008


 Argentina 4,400 Argentine pesos ($525) per month for up to 200 hours; paid thirteen times a year.[15][17][18] 12,599

19,443

48 5.05

7.79

107.3% 1 January 2014


 Armenia 45,000 Armenian dram per month.[19][dated info] 1,344

2,924

40 0.65

1.41

39.4% 1 July 2013


 Australia Most workers are covered by an award, which may vary by employee age, geographical location and industry. For adults not covered by an award or agreement, the minimum wages is A$16.87 per hour, A$640.90 per week; set federally by Fair Work Australia. Junior workers, apprentices and trainees not covered by an award each have a minimum wage level set nationally.[20][21] 34,358

21,654

38 17.39

10.96

49.4% 1 July 2014
 Austria None; instead, nationwide collective bargaining agreements set minimum wages by job classification for each industry and provide for a minimum wage of 1,000 per month—Wages where no such collective agreements exist, such as for domestic workers, janitorial staff, and au pairs, are regulated in pertinent law and are generally lower than those covered by collective bargaining.[8] 40 2013


 Azerbaijan 105 Azerbaijani manat per month.[8][22][23] 1,595

3,863

40 0.77

1.86

23.9% 1 September 2013


 The Bahamas B$4.00 ($4.00) per hour, B$30 ($30) per day, and B$150 ($150) per week.[8][24] 8,320

7,236

40 4

3.48

31.3% 21 January 2002
 Bahrain None; 300 BHD ($800) for the public sector workers (only applies to Bahraini nationals).[8] 48 2013


 Bangladesh 1,500 taka ($19) per month for all economic sectors not covered by industry-specific wages; in the garment industry the minimum wage is 5,300 taka ($68) per month. The minimum wage is set nationally every five years by the National Minimum Wage Board in a tripartite forum industry by industry.[8][25][26][27] 220

696

48 0.09

0.28

28.9% 1 December 2013


 Barbados BDS$6.25 ($3.13) per hour for household domestics and shop assistants; the Ministry of Labor recommends all other sectors use this as the de facto minimum wage.[8][28] 6,500

5,261

40 3.13

2.53

33.8% 1 March 2012


 Belarus 9,890 Belarusian rubles per hour and 1,660,000 Belarusian rubles per month.[15] 2,467

7,197

40 1.19

3.46

41.9% 1 January 2014


 Belgium €1,501.82 ($1,925) per month, €9.12 ($11.69) per hour for workers 21 years of age and over; €1,541.67 ($1,977) per month for workers 21 and a half years of age, with six months of service; €1,559.38 ($1,999) per month for workers 22 years of age, with 12 months of service; coupled with extensive social benefits.[15][29] 23,104

20,408

38 11.69

10.33

50.3% 1 April 2013


 Belize BZ$3.30 ($1.65) per hour.[8][30][31] 3,861

6,578

45 1.65

2.81

76.6% 26 May 2012


 Benin 31,625 CFA francs per month; the government set minimum wage scales for a number of occupations.[15][32] 743

1,613

40 0.36

0.78

94% 1 March 2009


 Bhutan 3,750 Bhutanese ngultrum per month.[8][33][34] 842

2,441

40 0.4

1.17

32% 1 February 2014


 Bolivia 1200 Bolivian bolivianos per month.[35] plus an obligatory Christmas bonus equal to one month's pay, prorated for the amount of time the worker has worked in their present position.[36] 2,258

5,239

48 0.9

2.1

91.1% 1 January 2013


 Bosnia and Herzegovina 320 convertible marks ($216) per month in Republika Srpska; 357 ($241) convertible marks per month in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.[8] 2,526

4,501

40 1.21

2.16

47.9% 2012


 Botswana 3.8 Botswana pula ($0.58) an hour for most full-time labor in the private sector; 2.0 ($.26) Botswana pula for domestic workers or approximately 16 pula ($2.05) a day; 408 Botswana pula ($52.31) per month for workers in the agriculture sector.[8] 643

1,047

48 0.26

0.42

7.1% 2012


 Brazil R$724.00 per month, paid 13 times a year.[37][38][39] The Brazilian minimum wage is adjusted annually by the federal government. Each Brazilian state has its own minimum wage, which cannot be lower than the federal minimum wage.[40][41] 4,827

5,495

44 2.11

2.4

37.8% 1 January 2014
 Brunei None[8] 48 2013


 Bulgaria 340 Bulgarian lev per month, 2.03 lev per hour.[42][43][44] 2,778

5,500

40 1.34

2.64

34.3% 1 January 2014


 Burkina Faso 34,664 CFA francs per month.[8][45] 815

1,840

40 0.39

0.88

118.4% 1 April 2012
 Burundi None; in the past the government set the minimum wage, but during the year the minimum wage was set by market forces.[8][32] 40 2013
 Cambodia None; US$100 per month, for the garment and shoe industry.[8][15][46][47] 48 1 February 2014


 Cameroon 36,270 CFA francs ($75) per month.[8][48] 853

1,873

40 0.41

0.9

72.2% 30 July 2014


 Canada The minimum wage in Canada is set by each province and territory; ranges from C$10.00 to C$11.00 per hour.[8][49] 20,800

16,261

40[50] 10

7.82

39.4% 1 September 2014
 Cape Verde None; in the public sector 12,000 Cape Verdean escudos per month for an entry‑level worker.[51][52] 44 2011
 Central African Republic Set in the public sector by decree and varies by sector and by kind of work; for example, approximately 8,500 CFA francs ($17) per month for agricultural workers; approximately 26,000 CFA francs ($51) per month for government workers.[51] 216 358 52 0.10 0.17 44% 2011


 Chad 59,995 CFA francs ($120) per month, 355 CFA francs per hour.[8][53][54] 1,410

2,565

39 0.7

1.26

125.8% 18 October 2011


 Chile 225,000 Chilean pesos per month for workers aged 18–65; 167,968 for workers younger than 18 and older than 65; and 145,139 pesos for 'non remunerative' purposes.[55] 5,550

7,182

45 2.37

3.07

33.5% 1 July 2014


 China The minimum wage in China is set locally, ranges from 830 RMB per month, 7.50 RMB per hour in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region to 1,820 RMB per month, 17 RMB per hour in Shanghai.[15][56][57][58][59][60] 2,472

4,197

40 1.19

2.02

38.3% 24 January 2013


 Colombia 616,000 Colombian pesos per month plus 72,000 pesos per month for transportation allowance[61][62][63] 4,114

6,109

48 1.65

2.45

51.4% 1 January 2014


 Comoros 55,000 Comorian francs ($150) per month.[8] 1,724

3,001

40 0.83

1.44

197.5% 2013


 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,680 Congolese francs ($1.83) per day.[8][64] 475

756

45[65] 0.2

0.32

164.6% 1 January 2009


 Republic of the Congo 54,000 CFA francs ($109) per month in the formal sector.[8] 1,269

2,147

35 0.7

1.18

37.5% 2013


 Costa Rica Varies for specified industries from 8,944.51 per 8-hour work day for unskilled workers to ₡11,896.82 per day for specialized workers. All other occupations not explicitly covered fall under the generic scale, which varies from ₡266,942.69 per month for unskilled workers to ₡583,633.64 for licentiates.[66] 4,624

6,607

48 1.85

2.65

49.6% 1 January 2014[67]


 Côte d'Ivoire Varies by occupation, with the lowest set to 36,607 CFA franc ($72) per month for the industrial sector; a slightly higher minimum wage rate is applied for construction workers.[8][68][69] 860

1,878

40 0.41

0.9

67.2% 1994


 Croatia 3,017.61 Croatian kuna per month.[70][71][72] 6,190

8,466

40 2.98

4.07

40.4% 1 January 2014


 Cuba 225 Cuban pesos ($9) per month.[8][73] 108

181

44 0.05

0.08

1.8% 1 May 2005
 Cyprus None; €870 per month for shop assistants, nurses' assistants, clerks, hairdressers, and nursery assistants; it rises to €924 after six months' employment. For asylum seekers working as unskilled workers in the agricultural sector, the minimum monthly wage was 425 euros ($570) with accommodation and food provided. For skilled workers in the agricultural sector, the minimum salary was 767 euros ($1,040) without accommodation and food.[8] 48 2013


 Czech Republic 8,500 Czech korun per month, 50.60 korun per hour.[74] 5,375

7,126

40 2.58

3.43

25.9% 1 August 2013
 Denmark None; instead, negotiated between unions and employer associations; the average minimum wage for all private and public sector collective bargaining agreements was approximately DKK 110 ($20) per hour, exclusive of pension benefits.[8][75] 37 2013
 Djibouti None; canceled by the 2006 Labor Code for occupational categories, establishing that wages be set after common agreement between employers and employees. For public sector workers, minimum wage was 35,000 DFJ ($198) per month.[51] 48 2013


 Dominica EC$4.00 ($1.50) per hour.[8][76][77] 3,081

4,046

40 1.48

1.95

41.3% 1 June 2008


 Dominican Republic 6,320 Dominican pesos ($167) per month in the FTZs and between 6,880 pesos and 11,292 pesos outside the FTZs, depending upon the size of the company; 5,117 pesos ($130) per month for the public sector; 234 pesos a day for farm workers who are covered by minimum wage regulations based on a 10-hour day, with the exception of sugarcane workers who received 129 pesos ($3.19) based on an eight-hour workday.[8][78][79] 938

1,751

44 0.41

0.77

15.6% 1 June 2013


 Ecuador US$398 per month. Minimun wage has been set by the government on US$340 per month for the year 2014. A worker that works a full year, receives a 13th (of US$340) and a 14th (of US$340) sallary.[80] 4,776

8,476

40 2.3

4.07

84.1% 1 January 2014
 Egypt None; for the public sector the minimum wage is LE 1,200 ($174) per month.[8] 48 1 January 2014


 El Salvador Set sector by sector; for example, US$224.29 a month for retail employees; US$219.40 for industrial laborers; US$187.68 for apparel assembly workers; US$104.97 for agriculture workers. The wage for seasonal agricultural workers of cotton and sugar cane is used here.[8][81][dated info] 1,096

2,072

44 0.48

0.91

27.3% 1 July 2013


 Equatorial Guinea 129,035 CFA franc ($260).[8] 3,033

4,633

35 1.67

2.55

12.2% 2013
 Eritrea None; 360 Eritrean nakfa ($24) per month in the public sector.[8] 44.5 2013


 Estonia €355 per month, €2.13 per hour.[42][82] 5,680

7,084

40 2.73

3.41

29% 1 January 2014
 Ethiopia None; some government institutions and public enterprises set their own minimum wages: public sector employees, the largest group of wage earners, earned a monthly minimum wage of 420 birrbirr ($23); employees in the banking and insurance sector had a minimum monthly wage of 336 birr ($18).[8] 48 2013
 Federated States of Micronesia None; US$2.65 per hour for employment with the national government; all states have a minimum hourly wage for government workers: $2.00 in Pohnpei, $1.25 in Chuuk, $1.42 in Kosrae, and $1.60 in Yap; $1.75 for private sector workers in Pohnpei.[8]| 40 2013
 Fiji US$1.05 per hour[8][83] 2,184[84] 2,184 1.05 1.05 44.8% 1 March 2014
 Finland None; however, the law requires all employers, including non-unionized ones, to pay minimum wages agreed to in collective bargaining agreements; almost all workers are covered under such arrangements.[8] 40 2013


 France €1,445.38 per month, €9.53 per hour.[42][85] 22,237

19,740

35 12.22

10.85

53.7% 1 January 2014


 Gabon 150,000 CFA francs ($302) per month; government workers received an additional monthly allowance of 20,000 CFA francs ($40) per child; government workers also received transportation, housing, and family benefits; the law does not mandate housing or family benefits for private sector workers.[8][86] 3,526

4,982

40 1.7

2.4

27.2% 1 February 2010


 The Gambia 50 dalasi ($1.47) per day.[8] 405

1,176

48 0.16

0.47

73.8% 2013


 Georgia 90 Georgian lari ($54) per month for private sector workers; 115 lari ($68) per month for public employees.[8] 655

1,322

40 0.31

0.64

19.4% 2013
 Germany None; except for construction workers, electrical workers, janitors, roofers, painters, and letter carriers. Minimum wage is often set by collective bargaining agreements in other sectors of the economy and enforceable by law.[8] In July 2014 Germany began legislating to introduce a federally-mandated minimum wage that would take effect on 1 January 2015.[87]

The law states that paying a worker an "immoral wage" is illegal. There is no general consensus what constitutes "immoral" payment. One judge at a court in Krefeld, Germany, ruled that a cashier at a supermarket has to earn the equivalent of approximately 7USD per hour. The federal courts in Germany ruled that any wage lower than 75% of the average wage or salary for a specific occupation constitutes illegal payment. However, since there is no well defined legal minimum wage as of February 2013, courts usually have the final say and only rule for individual cases.[88]

40.5[89] 2013


 Ghana 6.00 Ghanaian cedis per day.[8][90][91] 867

1,851

40 0.42

0.89

50% 1 May 2014


 Greece €683.76 per month in 12 payments, €586 per month in 14 payments.[42][92] 10,519

10,958

40 5.06

5.27

42.1% 1 January 2013
 Grenada Minimum wage schedules set pay by occupation; for example, the minimum wage for domestic workers, for example, was EC $4.50 per hour, while that for a security guard was EC $6.00 ($2.22) per hour.[8] 40 2013


 Guatemala 74.97 Guatemalan quetzales per day for agricultural and nonagricultural work and 68.91 quetzales per day for work in export-sector regime factories. Minimum wage earners also are due a mandatory monthly bonus of 250 quetzales, and salaried workers receive two mandatory yearly bonuses (the bono 14 and the Christmas bonus), each equivalent to one month’s salary.[8][15] 2,998

5,961

48 1.2

2.39

83.8% 1 January 2014
 Guinea The labor code allows the government to set a minimum hourly wage; however, the government has not exercised this provision except for setting the minimum wage for domestic workers at 440,000 GNF ($63.36) per month.[8] 48 2013


 Guinea-Bissau 19,030 CFA francs ($38) per month plus a bag of rice[8] 447

919

45 0.19

0.39

77.7% 2012


 Guyana G$35,000 per month, G$202 per hour; .[93] 2,056

3,143

40 0.99

1.51

51% 1 July 2013


 Haiti 125 Haitian gourdes per day for servants for an eight-hour workday; 225 Haitian gourdes per day for segment A industies; 240 Haitian gourdes per day for segment B industries; 260 Haitian gourdes per day for segment C industries; 225 Haitian gourdes per day for companies with piece work that re-export; and 300 Haitian gourdes per day for companies with piece work that exports.[8][94][95][96] 930

1,809

48 0.37

0.72

112.9% 1 May 2014


 Honduras Minimum wages ranged from a low of 5,114.46 Honduran lempiras per month, 21.31 lempiras per hour to 8,224.35 lempiras per month, 34.27 lempiras per hour.[8][15][97] 2,580

4,693

44 1.13

2.05

104.3% 1 January 2014


 Hong Kong HK$30 per hour is the minimum wage in Hong Kong.[98] 8,041

10,638

40 3.87

5.11

20.8% 1 May 2013


 Hungary 101,500 Hungarian forint per month, 586 Hungarian forint per hour.[99][100][101] 5,411

8,593

40 2.6

4.13

38% 1 January 2014
 Iceland None; minimum wages are negotiated in various collectively bargained agreements and applied automatically to all employees in those occupations, regardless of union membership; while the agreements can be either industry- or sector-wide, and in some cases firm-specific, the minimum wage levels are occupation-specific.[8][42] 40 2013


 India Varied from 118 rupees ($2.18) per day in Bihar to 185 rupees ($3.40) per day in Haryana (with local cost of living allowance included). State governments set a separate minimum wage for agricultural workers.[102] The minimum wages are set according to Minimum Wages Act, 1948.[103] 689

2,296

48 0.28

0.92

44.7% 2012


 Indonesia Established by provincial and district authorities, which vary by province, district, and sector; the lowest minimum wage was in the province of Central Java at rupiah 910,000 per month and the highest was in Jakarta at rupiah 2,441,301 per month.[15][104] 1,163

2,612

40 0.56

1.26

29% 1 January 2014


 Iran The minimum wage was raised to 609,000 Iranian tomans ($248) (equal to 6,090,000 rials) effective on the 2014 Persian New year;[105][106] set annually for each industrial sector and region. The standard workweek is 44 hours, and any work over 48 entitles the worker to overtime.[8] 6,002

11,711

44[107] 2.62

5.12

74.4% 21 March 2014
 Iraq Less than 12,000 Iraqi dinars ($10) per day for a skilled worker and less than 5,250 dinars ($4.50) per day for an unskilled worker.[51] 2011


 Ireland €1,461.85 per month and €8.65 ($11.09) per hour.[108] 22,490

18,441

39 11.09

9.09

42.1% 1 July 2011


 Israel 4,300 Israeli new shekel ($1,218$) per month, 23.12 Israeli new shekel ($6.78) per hour.[109] 13,393

12,105

43 5.99

5.41

38.6% 1 October 2012
 Italy None; instead set through collective bargaining agreements on a sector-by-sector basis.[8] 40 2013


 Jamaica J$5,600 per week.[8][110][111] 3,281

4,389

40 1.58

2.11

51.2% 6 January 2014


 Japan Ranges from 664 Japanese yen ($8.17) to 869 yen ($10.65) per hour; set on a prefectural and industry basis.[112] 17,309

12,187

40 8.32

5.86

34.2% 6 November 2013


 Jordan 190 Jordanian dinars ($268) per month.[8][113] 3,211

6,956

48 1.29

2.79

60.3% 1 February 2012


 Kazakhstan 19,966 Kazakhstani tenge per month.[8][114] 1,607

2,783

40 0.77

1.34

12.7% 1 January 2014


 Kenya Set by the government by location, age and skill level; the lowest urban minimum wage was 11,995 shillings ($139) per month, and the lowest agricultural minimum wage for unskilled employees was 4,854 shillings ($57) per month, excluding housing allowance.[8][115][116] 689

1,534

52 0.25

0.57

71.5% 1 May 2013
 Kiribati None; informal minimum wage estimated by government authorities to be between A$1.60 ($1.66) to A$1.70 ($1.77) per hour[8] 2013


 South Korea 5,210 South Korean won per hour; reviewed annually.[117][118] 9,620

11,848

40 4.63

5.7

39.5% 1 January 2014
 North Korea Averaging 5,000 - 10,000 North Korean won per day. roughly 2000 North Korean won is 1 US Dollar.[52] 2008


 Kosovo €170 ($224) per month for workers between 35 and 65 years of age; €130 for workers under 35 years of age.[8][119] 2,615

5,838

40 1.26

2.81

69.2% 17 August 2011


 Kuwait 60 Kuwaiti dinars ($216) per month.[8][120] 2,571

3,961

48 1.03

1.59

4.6% 14 April 2010


 Kyrgyzstan 840 Kyrgyzstani som per month, nominally; used for administrative purpose.[8][121] 214

571

40 0.1

0.27

19.7% 1 January 2013


 Laos 626,000 Lao kip ($79) per month; additionally, employers were required to pay an 8,500-kip ($1) meal allowance per day. The minimum wage for civil servants and state enterprise employees was last increased to 500,000 kip ($63) per month.[8][122][123] 747

2,015

48 0.3

0.81

45.1% 1 January 2012


 Latvia €320 per month, €1.933 per hour, and €2.209 for teenagers and people working in dangerous conditions.[124] 5,155

9,906

40 2.48

4.76

45.4% 1 January 2014


 Lebanon 675,000 pounds ($450) per month, 30,000 pounds per day.[8][125] 1,433

2,180

48 0.57

0.87

13% 1 February 2012


 Lesotho 1,029 maloti ($119) per month to 1,122 maloti ($130) per month; varied by sector.[8] 1,504

3,074

45 0.64

1.31

127.6% 2012


 Liberia 15 Liberian dollars ($0.31) per hour not exceeding 8 hours per day, excluding benefits, for unskilled laborers; 5,600 LD ($114) per month for civil servants.[8] 509

872

48 0.2

0.35

109.6% 2012


 Libya 450 Libyan dinars per month; the government heavily subsidizes rent and utilities.[8][126][127][128] 4,286

7,900

40 2.06

3.8

65.5% 1 March 2011
 Liechtenstein None[8] 48 2013


 Lithuania 1000 Lithuanian litas ($399) per month, 6.06 litas ($2.26) per hour.[129] 4,686

7,028

40 2.25

3.38

28.9% 1 January 2013


 Luxembourg €1,921.03 per month, €11.1042 per hour for unskilled workers over 18; increased by 20% for a skilled employee; decreased by 20% to 25% in the case of an adolescent worker.[42][130][131] 29,611

23,265

40 14.24

11.19

26% 1 October 2013


 Republic of Macedonia 10,990 Macedonian denars per month in the textile and leather industries; 12,268 Macedonian denars per month in other sectors.[8][132][133] 2,005

4,129

40 0.96

1.99

34.9% 1 January 2013


 Madagascar 108,019.20 Malagasy ariary per month, 623.20 ariary per hour for non-agricultural workers; 109.520,00 ariary per month, 547.60 ariary per hour for agricultural workers.[8][15] 547

1,634

40[134] 0.26

0.79

116.5% 1 March 2013


 Malawi MK 317 ($1.02) per day.[8][135] 397

1,067

48 0.16

0.43

141.9% 1 July 2012


 Malaysia RM 900 per month on the peninsula, and RM 800 per month for the states of Sabah, Sarawak, and Labuan.[136] 3,107

6,077

48[8] 1.24

2.43

27.3% 1 January 2013
 Maldives None; 3,100 Maldivian rufiyaa ($242) per month in the government sector.[8] 48 2013


 Mali 28,465 CFA francs ($57), supplemented by a required package of benefits, including social security and health care.[8] 669

1,491

48[137] 0.27

0.6

91.2% 2012


 Malta €702.82 ($901) per month, €162.19 ($208) per week; combined with an annual mandatory bonus of €270.20 ($346) and a €242.26 ($311) annual cost of living increase, automatically adjusted for inflation.[138][139] 11,470

14,139

40 5.51

6.8

48.8% 1 January 2013


 Marshall Islands US$2.00 per hour for government and private sector employees.[8][140] 4,160

11,492

40[141] 2

5.52

320.3% 6 March 1986


 Mauritania 30,000 Mauritanian ouguiya ($100) per month for adults.[8][142][143] 1,214

3,104

45 0.52

1.33

103.8% 1 September 2011


 Mauritius 607 Mauritian rupees ($20) per week for an unskilled worker in the Export Processing Zone(EPZ); 794 rupees ($26) per week for an unskilled factory worker outside the EPZ; set by the government by sector, and increased each year based on the inflation rate.[8] 1,050

1,697

45 0.45

0.73

10.3% 2012


 Mexico 67.29 Mexican pesos per day for Zone A and 63.77 pesos per day for Zone B.[144] 1,511

2,165

48 0.61

0.87

13.2% 1 January 2014


 Moldova 1400 Moldovan lei in the private sector; 900 lei per month in the public sector.[8][145][146] 892

1,933

40 0.43

0.93

45.8% 1 June 2013
 Monaco €1,610.57 per month and €9.53 per hour (same as the French minimum wage), plus a 5% adjustment.[147] 26,016 39 12.83 16%[148] 1 January 2014


 Mongolia 192,000 Mongolian tögrög per month.[8][149] 1,697

3,465

40 0.82

1.67

41.1% 1 September 2013


 Montenegro €193 per month.[8][150] 2,969

5,118

40 1.43

2.46

35.6% 1 May 2013


 Morocco 97 Moroccan dirhams ($11.50) per day in the industrialized sector, 63.39 dirhams ($7.50) per day for agricultural workers.[8][151][152][152] 2,292

4,753

48[153] 0.92

1.9

67.9% 1 July 2012


 Mozambique Set for nine different economic sectors; ranges from 2,500 Mozambican meticias a month in the agricultural sector to 6,817 meticias a month in the financial sector.[8][15] 1,057

1,932

40 0.51

0.93

195.5% 1 June 2013
 Myanmar None; 60,000 Myanma kyat per month for salaried public employees; 2,000 kyat per day for day laborers, supplemented by various subsidies and allowances.[51][154] 65 48 2011
 Namibia None; the mining, construction, security and agricultural sectors set basic levels of pay through collective bargaining.[8] 45 2013
 Nauru None; there is a graduated salary system for public service officers and employees, none for private-sector workers.[8] 40[155] 2013


   Nepal 8,000 Nepalese rupees per month.[8][156] 1,127

3,475

48 0.45

1.39

160.3% 10 June 2013


 Netherlands € 1,485.60 per month, €342.85 per week, €68.57 per day, and €8.57 per hour for persons 23 and older; between 30-85% of this amount for persons aged 15–22.[157][158] 22,855

20,375

40[159] 10.99

9.8

47% 1 January 2014


 New Zealand NZ$14.25 per hour for workers 18 years old or older, and NZ$11.40 per hour for those aged 16 or 17 or in training; there is no statutory minimum wage for employees who are under 16 years old.[160] 24,098

18,838

40 11.59

9.06

57.2% 1 April 2014


 Nicaragua Set for nine different economic sectors; ranges from 2,566.89 Nicaraguan córdobas per month in the agricultural sector to 5,799.15 córdobas per month in the financial sector.[15] 1,308

3,202

48 0.52

1.28

74% 1 September 2012


 Niger 30,047 CFA francs ($60) per month.[8][15] 706

1,602

40 0.34

0.77

178.1% 17 August 2012


 Nigeria 18,000 naira per month ($115).[8][161] 1,377

2,470

40 0.66

1.19

44.6% 1 January 2011
 Norway None; wages normally fall within a national scale negotiated by labor, employers, and local governments.[8] 37.5 2013


 Oman 225 Omani rials ($592) per month plus allowances of 100 rials ($263) per month for citizens; does not apply to foreign workers.[8][162] 10,263

19,337

45 4.39

8.26

42.7% 1 July 2013


 Pakistan 10,000 Pakistani rupees per month.[8][15][32] 1,285

4,394

48 0.51

1.76

99% 1 July 2013


 Palau US$2.75 per hour; does not include foreign workers.[8][163] 5,720

10,088

40[164] 2.75

4.85

68.8% 1 October 2013


 Panama 1.2222 to 2.3636 balboas ($1.2222 to $2.3636) per hour, depending on region and sector. Food and the use of housing facilities were considered part of the salary for some workers, such as domestic and agricultural workers. Salaries for domestic workers ranged from 175 to 200 balboas ($175 to $200) per month. The agricultural and construction sectors received the lowest and highest minimum wages, respectively.[8][165][166] 3,051

5,323

48 1.22

2.13

31.4% 1 January 2012


 Papua New Guinea 100.80 Papua New Guinean kina ($40) per week, 2.29 kina per hour.[8][167] 2,519

2,447

44[168] 1.1

1.07

101% 5 February 2010


 Paraguay 1,824,055 Paraguayan guaraníes per month; The law discriminates against domestic workers, who are legally entitled to only 40 percent of the minimum wage. The law mandates that housing and food be counted towards domestic worker’s salary.[8][15][169][170] 4,947

9,331

48 1.98

3.74

127.1% 1 March 2014


 Peru 750 Peruvian nuevos soles ($294) per month.[8][15] 3,409

5,650

48 1.37

2.26

47.9% 1 June 2012


 Philippines 205 pesos per day in nonplantation agricultural sector in the Ilocos Region to 466 pesos per day in the nonagricultural sector in the National Capital Region.[171] 1,515

3,353

40[172] 0.73

1.61

54.9% 25 July 2012


 Poland 1,680 PLN (€405) per month.[173] Real full cost (if a worker is not a student etc.) for employer(from which are taken different social, health etc. funds for that worker) is: 2028,43 PLN, and netto for worker, after cuts for health services, accidents fund, work fund, retirement etc. is 1237,20 PLN. With 40 hours week and 4 weeks in month it give about 12.67 PLN/per hour brutto(or after cuts netto ~7.73 PLN/hour).[174] 6,184

10,449

40 2.97

5.02

45.9% 1 January 2014


 Portugal 565.83 per month in 12 payments, €485 per month in 14 payments; for full-time workers, rural workers, and domestic employees ages 18 and older.[42][175] 8,705

9,722

40 4.19

4.67

37.5% 1 January 2011[176]
 Qatar None; the labor law provides the emir with authority to set a minimum wage, but he did not do so.[8] 48 2013


 Romania 900 RON Romanian lei per month, 5.357 Romanian lei per hour for a full-time schedule of 168 hours per month.[177]] 3,211

5,547

40 1.54

2.67

30.7% 1 July 2014


 Russia 5,554 rubles per month.[178][179] 2,161

3,841

40 1.04

1.85

16.3% 1 January 2014
 Rwanda None; ranges from 500 to 1,000 Rwandan francs ($0.83 to $1.66) per day in the tea industry and 1500 to 5000 francs ($2.50 to $8.30) per day in the construction industry.[8] 45 2013


 Saint Kitts and Nevis EC$8.00 ($3.00) per hour.[8][180][181] 6,163

7,542

40[182] 2.96

3.63

35.5% 1 November 2008
 Saint Lucia Minimum wage for some sectors; EC$300 ($111) per month for office clerks; EC$200 ($74) for shop assistants; EC$160 ($59) for messengers.[8] 40 2013


 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Set sector by sector; for example, EC$56 ($20.74) per day for agriculture workers (shelter not provided); EC$40 ($14.81) per day for industrial workers; and EC$25 per day for household domestic workers.[8][183][184] 2,407

3,171

40 1.16

1.52

30.3% 1 July 2008


 Samoa WST$2.00 ($0.89) per hour for the private sector; WST$2.65 ($1.18) for the public sector.[8] 1,817

2,190

40 0.87

1.05

43.6% 2012


 San Marino 8.96 ($11.49) per hour.[8] 22,400

22,427

37.5[185] 11.49

11.5

53.4% 2012
 São Tomé and Príncipe None; 750,000 São Tomé and Príncipe dobras ($40) per month for civil servants[51] 2013


 Saudi Arabia 3,000 Saudi riyals ($720) per month; does not apply to foreign workers.[8] 9,600

20,004

48 3.85

8.01

38.7% 2012


 Senegal 209.10 CFA francs ($0.42) per hour for general workers and 182.95 CFA francs ($0.37) per hour for agricultural workers.[8][15][186] 745

1,556

40 0.36

0.75

70.4% 1 January 1996


 Serbia 115 dinars per hour.[8][187] 2,719

5,078

40 1.31

2.44

43% 1 April 2012
 Seychelles SR26.70 per hour for all workers other than casual workers; SR30.78 per hour for casual workers.[8][188] 5,577 9,838 55[189] 1.95 3.44 36.8% 1 January 2014


 Sierra Leone 21,000 Sierra Leonean leones ($5.75) per month.[8][190][191] 58

129

40 0.03

0.06

8% 1 March 1997
 Singapore None[8] 44 2013


 Slovakia €352 per month, €2.023 per hour.[192][193] 5,395

7,352

40 2.59

3.53

28.4% 1 January 2014


 Slovenia €789.15 per month.[42][194] 12,141

14,042

40 5.84

6.75

49.3% 1 January 2014


 Solomon Islands SI$4.00 ($0.55) per hour for all workers except those in the fishing and agricultural sectors, who received SI$3.20 per hour.[8][195] 1,017

1,012

45 0.43

0.43

50.6% 1 May 2008
 Somalia None[8] 48 2013
 South Africa None; the minimum wage for domestic workers was 8.95 rand ($0.90) per hour for employers in the urban areas and 7.65 rand ($0.77) for employers in the semiurban and rural areas. The minimum wage for farm workers was 7.71 rand ($0.77) per hour. The minimum hourly wage for domestic workers employed more than 27 hours per week ranged from 4.85 rand ($0.49) to 7.06 rand ($0.71).[8] 45 2013


 Spain €752.85 per month in 12 payments, €645.30 per month in 14 payments.[42][196] 11,582

11,539

40 5.57

5.55

35.9% 1 January 2013


 Sri Lanka 6,500 rupees per month.[15] 611

1,753

45 0.26

0.75

19.4% 1 January 2013


 Sudan 425 Sudanese pounds per month.[52] 1,429

2,550

40 0.69

1.23

74.4% 2008
 Suriname None; SRD 600 ($180) per month is the lowest wage for civil servants.[8] 45 2013
 Swaziland 531.6 Swazi emalangeni ($76.50) per month for a domestic worker; 420 emalangeni ($60.50) a month for an unskilled worker; 600 emalangeni ($86.50) a month for a skilled worker.[51] 694 1,128 48 0.33 0.54 19% 2011
 Sweden None; set by annual collective bargaining contracts.[8] 40 2013
  Switzerland None; however, a minority of the voluntary General Labour Contracts (GLC, collective labour agreements), reached on a sector-by-sector basis,[197] contain minimum compensation clauses, which provide for compensation ranging from CHF 2,200 to 4,200 ($2,363 to $4,511) per month for unskilled workers and CHF 2,800 to 5,300 ($3,010 to $5,693) per month for skilled employees.[8] On 18 May 2014, Swiss voters rejected a popular initiative (by 76.3%) that would have enforced GLCs for every sector and set the hourly minimum wage at CHF 22 ($24.65) or (PPP-adjusted: $12.55).[198][199] 41.7[200][201] 2014
 Syria 9,765 to 14,760 Syrian pounds ($176–$266) per month, plus benefits, including compensation for meals, uniforms, and transportation.[51] 2,112 2,850 40 1.02 1.37 54% 2013


 Taiwan The minimum wage in Taiwan is NT$19,047 per month; NT$115 per hour.[202] 8,481

16,001

42 3.88

7.33

41.3% 1 January 2014


 Tajikistan 250 Tajikistani somoni per month, plus certain government subsidies for workers and their families.[51][203] 633

1,537

40 0.3

0.74

65.1% 1 September 2013


 Tanzania Varies by sector from 40,000 Tanzanian shillings per month to 400,000 shillings per month.[8][15] 303

721

45[204] 0.13

0.31

42.8% 1 July 2013


 Thailand Ranges from 300 Thai baht per day and up, depending on the cost of living in various provinces; set by provincial tripartite wage committees that sometimes include only employer representatives.[205][206][207] 3,012

7,220

48 1.21

2.89

52.2% 1 January 2013


 Timor-Leste US$115 per month.[8][208] 1,380

2,244

44 0.6

0.98

121.5% 22 June 2012


 Togo 35,000 ($70) CFA francs per month.[8][15] 823

1,799

40 0.4

0.86

137.5% 1 January 2012
 Tonga None[8] 40 2013


 Trinidad and Tobago TT$15.00 ($2.36) per hour.[209] 4,852

6,310

40 2.33

3.03

21.3% 1 January 2015


 Tunisia For the industrial sector: 286 Tunisian dinars ($190) per month for a 48-hour workweek and 246 dinars ($164) per month for a 40‑hour workweek; 8 dinars ($5.50) to 9 dinars ($6) per day for agricultural workers; supplemented with transportation and family allowances.[51] 1,600

3,467

48 0.64

1.39

32.1% 2011


 Turkey 1134 Turkish lira (€400) per month.[210][211] 7,560

10,969

45 3.23

4.69

59.1% 1 July 2014


 Turkmenistan 440 Turkmenistani manat per month.[8][212] 1,853

2,556

40 0.89

1.23

20.2% 1 January 2013
 Tuvalu None; the minimum annual salary in the public sector was approximately A$3,000 to A$4,000 ($3,120 to $4,160).[8] 2013


 Uganda 6,000 Ugandan shillings per month.[8][32] 29

68

40 0.01

0.03

5% 1984


 Ukraine 7.30 Ukrainian hryven' per hour or 1218 Ukrainian hryven' per month.[8][15] 1,900

4,655

40 0.91

2.24

54.9% 1 January 2014
 United Arab Emirates None[8] 48 2013


 United Kingdom £6.31 per hour (aged 21 and older), £5.03 per hour (aged 18–20) or £3.72 per hour (under 18 and finished compulsory education).[213] 19,896

16,318

38.2[214] 10.02

8.22

45.7% 1 October 2013


 United States The federal minimum wage in the United States is US$7.25 per hour. States may also set a minimum, in which case the higher of the two is controlling; some territories are exempt and have lower rates.[215] 15,080

15,080

40 7.25

7.25

29.1% 24 July 2009


 Uruguay 7,920 Uruguayan pesos ($390) per month.[8][216] 4,679

5,464

48[217] 1.87

2.19

29.9% 1 January 2013


 Uzbekistan 96,105 Uzbekistani som per month.[8][218] 610

1,237

40 0.29

0.59

25.8% 15 December 2013


 Vanuatu 30,000 Vanuatu vatu ($323) per month, 170 vatu per hour.[8][219] 3,952

3,074

40 1.9

1.48

104.4% 20 August 2012


 Venezuela Bolívares (BsF) 4.251,78 Venezuelan bolívares per month.[220] Bolívares (BsF) 4.251,78 is $58.38 at the open market exchange rate, which the government considers illegal, and $85.22 at the individually inaccessible for the citizens government exchange rate of 49.98.[221] 699

868

40 0.34

0.42

4.8% 6 jun 2014


 Vietnam Varies by region; Region I: VND 2.7 million (US$ 128); Region II: VND 2.4 million (US4 114); Region III: VND 2.1 million (US$ 100) and Region IV: VND 1.9 million (US$ 90); VND 1.05 million ($50) per month for civil servants and state employees.[8][222] 614

1,546

40 0.3

0.74

30.9% 1 January 2014
 Yemen None; the minimum civil service wage was 21,000 rials ($100) per month. 48 2013


 Zambia Varies by sector; 522,400 Zambian kwacha per month for domestic workers, K1,132,400 per month for shopkeepers, and between K1,132,400 and K2,101,039 for general workers' in categories one to five—which includes receptionists and clerks, among others (wages are inclusive transportation, lunch, and housing allowances).[223][224] 1,218

2,396

48 0.49

0.96

78.8% 4 July 2012
 Zimbabwe None, except for agricultural and domestic workers; government regulations for each of the 22 industrial sectors specify minimum wages. The minimum wage for all mine workers is currently pegged at $227 per month.[52] 2012

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