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NMW Malaysia 2019

The minimum wage goes up in Malaysia

In 2019, the national minimum wage in Malaysia remained fixed at 232.5 € per month, that is 2,790 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Malaysian ringgit, which is the official currency in Malaysia, we can see that, this year, it was 1,100 Malaysian ringgit and accordingly, the national minimum wage has been raised 100 Malaysian ringgit per month from the previous year, 10%. in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Malaysia is in 60 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 Malaysia. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2019 and see all the information about this country in Malaysia economy.

Malaysia - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 20191,100.0266.3 $232.5 €
December 2018247.8 $
January 20181,000.0246.2 $206.0 €
December 2017232.5 $
January 20171,000.0223.0 $211.5 €
December 2016241.1 $
January 20161,000.0233.1 $213.0 €
December 2015230.4 $
January 2015900.0257.5 $211.9 €
December 2013285.6 $
January 2013900.0294.4 $223.1 €
Malaysia - Minimum wages
Malaysia - Minimum wages