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NMW Czech Republic 2021

The minimum wage goes up in Czech Republic

In 2021, the national minimum wage in Czech Republic remained fixed at 579.2 € per month, that is 6,950 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Czech Koruna, which is the official currency in Czech Republic, we can see that, this year, it was 15,200 Czech Koruna and accordingly, the national minimum wage has been raised 600 Czech Koruna per month from the previous year, 4.11%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2020 which was 2%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Czech Republic is in 34 nd place, so it is among the countries with the lowest minimum salary of the 100 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 Czech Republic. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2021 and see all the information about this country in Czech Republic economy.

Czech Republic - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 202115,200.0701.1 $579.2 €
December 2020629.0 $
January 202014,600.0641.6 $574.6 €
December 2019582.2 $
January 201913,350.0593.2 $519.0 €
December 2018561.4 $
January 201812,200.0573.0 $477.8 €
December 2017470.6 $
January 201711,000.0422.0 $407.1 €
December 2016405.1 $
January 20169,900.0398.8 $366.4 €
December 2015374.0 $
January 20159,200.0402.9 $331.7 €
December 2014409.5 $
January 20148,500.0426.9 $309.9 €
December 2013408.8 $
January 20138,000.0419.5 $318.1 €
December 2012408.6 $
January 20128,000.0401.2 $310.2 €
December 2011452.1 $
January 20118,000.0421.2 $319.2 €
December 2010418.9 $
January 20108,000.0435.5 $302.2 €
December 2009419.7 $
January 20098,000.0413.5 $297.7 €
December 2008468.6 $
January 20088,000.0442.5 $300.4 €
December 2007394.2 $
January 20078,000.0383.2 $291.1 €
December 2006352.1 $
June 20067,955.0363.0 $279.2 €
January 20067,570.0307.9 $261.0 €
December 2005299.9 $
January 20057,185.0321.6 $235.9 €
December 2004260.7 $
January 20046,700.0261.2 $206.7 €
December 2003219.8 $
January 20036,200.0205.1 $196.4 €
December 2002174.1 $
January 20025,700.0157.2 $178.3 €
December 2001131.5 $
January 20015,000.0142.7 €
December 2000116.6 $
June 20004,500.0126.3 €
January 20004,000.0110.8 €
December 1999104.1 $
June 19993,600.098.9 €
January 19993,250.092.4 €
Czech Republic - Minimum wages