In 2016, the national minimum wage in Peru remained fixed at 229.1 € per month, that is 2,749 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.
If we look at the minimum salary in Soles, which is the official currency in Peru, we can see that, this year, it was 850 Soles and accordingly, the national minimum wage has remained stable, while the CPI of 2016 which was 3.3%, so workers have lost purchasing power in the last year.
If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Peru is in 59 nd place, so it is among the countries with the lowest minimum salary of the 97 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 Peru. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2016 and see all the information about this country in Peru economy.