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NMW Ireland 2021

The minimum wage goes up in Ireland

In 2021, the national minimum wage in Ireland remained fixed at 1,723.8 € per month, that is 20,686 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

Accordingly the national minimum wage has been raised 16.9 Euros per month from the previous year, 0.99%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2020 which was -1%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Ireland is one of the countries with the highest 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 Ireland. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2021 and see all the information about this country in Ireland economy.

Ireland - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 20211,723.82,115.3 $1,723.8 €
June 20201,706.91,900.8 $1,706.9 €
January 20201,656.21,860.6 $1,656.2 €
December 20191,854.1 $
January 20191,656.21,896.4 $1,656.2 €
December 20181,906.0 $
January 20181,614.01,935.6 $1,614.0 €
December 20171,766.0 $
January 20171,563.31,647.8 $1,563.3 €
December 20161,711.7 $
January 20161,546.41,683.5 $1,546.4 €
December 20151,621.9 $
January 20151,461.91,774.8 $1,461.9 €
December 20141,942.1 $
January 20141,461.92,016.0 $1,461.9 €
December 20131,941.5 $
January 20131,461.91,928.8 $1,461.9 €
December 20121,878.2 $
January 20121,461.91,891.5 $1,461.9 €
December 20112,034.8 $
January 20111,461.91,953.3 $1,461.9 €
December 20101,938.0 $
January 20101,461.92,105.9 $1,461.9 €
December 20092,039.0 $
January 20091,461.92,034.5 $1,461.9 €
December 20082,150.0 $
January 20081,461.92,152.0 $1,461.9 €
December 20072,003.4 $
June 20071,461.91,966.6 $1,461.9 €
January 20071,402.71,847.4 $1,402.7 €
December 20061,623.3 $
January 20061,292.91,525.2 $1,292.9 €
December 20051,608.4 $
June 20051,292.91,594.2 $1,292.9 €
January 20051,183.01,611.4 $1,183.0 €
December 20041,471.5 $
June 20041,183.01,443.0 $1,183.0 €
January 20041,073.21,355.4 $1,073.2 €
December 20031,213.9 $
January 20031,073.21,125.4 $1,073.2 €
December 2002954.0 $
January 20021,008.9889.2 $1,008.9 €
December 2001903.6 $
June 20011,008.9855.6 $1,008.9 €
January 2001944.7879.1 $944.7 €
December 2000872.6 $
June 2000944.7878.9 $944.7 €
January 2000968.9973.4 $968.9 €
Ireland - Minimum wages
Ireland - Minimum wages