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NMW Philippines 2020

Philippines repeats minimum wage

In 2020, the national minimum wage in Philippines remained fixed at 9.4 € per month, that is 113 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Philippine Pesos, which is the official currency in Philippines, we can see that, this year, it was 537 Philippine Pesos and accordingly, the national minimum wage has remained stable, while the CPI of 2019 which was 2.5%, so workers have lost purchasing power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Philippines is in 97 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 Philippines. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2020 and see all the information about this country in Philippines economy.

Philippines - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 2020537.010.6 $9.4 €
December 201910.4 $
January 2019537.010.2 $8.9 €
December 201810.2 $
January 2018537.010.8 $9.0 €
December 201710.2 $
January 2017512.010.3 $9.8 €
December 201610.3 $
January 2016491.010.4 $9.6 €
December 201510.6 $
January 2015481.010.8 $8.8 €
December 2014227.3 $
January 201410,088.9227.2 $164.6 €
December 2013286.4 $
January 201312,154.8295.1 $224.6 €
December 2012281.7 $
January 201211,894.0270.8 $209.6 €
December 2011256.5 $
January 201111,111.5253.2 $190.6 €
December 2010233.6 $
January 201010,537.7240.6 $158.4 €
December 2009209.0 $
January 20099,964.0227.5 $151.1 €
December 2008224.8 $
January 20089,964.0227.5 $164.1 €
December 2007204.6 $
January 20079,442.0215.6 $146.3 €
December 2006177.9 $
January 20069,129.0208.4 $145.6 €
December 2005153.9 $
January 20058,477.0193.5 $
December 2004139.6 $
January 20047,825.0178.7 $
December 2003134.7 $
January 20037,303.0166.7 $
December 2002141.5 $
January 20027,303.0166.7 $
December 2001135.6 $
January 20016,912.0157.8 $
December 2000147.6 $
January 20006,521.0148.9 $
December 1999149.2 $
January 19995,830.0133.1 $
December 1998126.3 $
January 19985,165.0147.8 $
December 1997163.7 $
January 19974,825.0183.7 $
December 1996164.2 $
January 19964,304.0164.4 $
December 1995147.1 $
January 19953,782.0
Philippines - Minimum wages