In 2013 , the national minimum wage in India remained fixed at 41.2 € per month, that is 494 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.
If we look at the minimum salary in Indian rupees, which is the official currency in India, we can see that, this year, it was 2,990 Indian rupees and accordingly, the national minimum wage has remained stable, while the CPI of 2012 which was 10.5%, so workers have lost purchasing power in the last year.
If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, India is in 91 nd place, so it is among the countries with the lowest minimum salary of the 93 of the list.
The National Minimum Wage (NMW) of a country is the minimum amount (lowest salary) per hour, per day, or per month that employers may legally pay to workers.
In the table that follows we show you the progression of the National Minimum Wage India. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2013 and see all the information about this country in India economy.