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NMW Lebanon 2019

The national minimum wage in Lebanon remained fixed

In 2019, the national minimum wage in Lebanon remained fixed at 389.7 € per month, that is 4,676 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Lebanese pounds, which is the official currency in Lebanon, we can see that, this year, it was 675,000 Lebanese pounds and accordingly, the national minimum wage has remained stable, while the CPI of 2018 which was 6.9%, so workers have lost purchasing power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Lebanon is in 37 nd place, so it is among the countries with the lowest minimum salary of the 98 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 Lebanon. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2019 and see all the information about this country in Lebanon economy.

Lebanon - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
2019675,000.0445.8 $389.7 €
2018675,000.0445.8 $372.0 €
2017675,000.0445.8 $421.0 €
2016675,000.0445.8 $408.2 €
2015675,000.0445.8 $366.5 €
2011500,000.0330.3 $249.3 €
2010500,000.0
2009500,000.0
2008500,000.0
2007300,000.0
2006300,000.0
2005300,000.0
2004300,000.0
2003300,000.0
2002300,000.0
2001300,000.0
2000300,000.0
1999300,000.0
1998300,000.0
1997300,000.0
1996300,000.0
Lebanon - Minimum wages