In 2016, the national minimum wage in Moldova remained fixed at 46.6 € per month, that is 559 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.
If we look at the minimum salary in Moldovan leu, which is the official currency in Moldova, we can see that, this year, it was 1,000 Moldovan leu and accordingly, the national minimum wage has remained stable, while the CPI of 2015 which was 13.6%, so workers have lost purchasing power in the last year.
If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Moldova is in 92 nd place, so it is among the countries with the lowest minimum salary of the 96 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 Moldova. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2016 and see all the information about this country in Moldova economy.