In 2017, the national minimum wage in Poland remained fixed at 453.5 € per month, that is 5,442 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.
If we look at the minimum salary in Polish zlotys, which is the official currency in Poland, we can see that, this year, it was 2,000 Polish zlotys and accordingly, the national minimum wage has been raised 150 Polish zlotys per month from the previous year, 8.11%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2016 which was 0.7%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.
If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Poland is in 31 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 Poland. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2017 and see all the information about this country in Poland economy.