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NMW Portugal 2021

The minimum wage goes up in Portugal

In 2021, the national minimum wage in Portugal remained fixed at 775.8 € per month, that is 9,310 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

Accordingly the national minimum wage has been raised 35 Euros per month from the previous year, 4.72%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2020 which was -0.2%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Portugal is in 23 nd place 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 Portugal. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2021 and see all the information about this country in Portugal economy.

Portugal - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 2021775.8952.0 $775.8 €
December 2020846.2 $
January 2020740.8832.3 $740.8 €
December 2019783.6 $
January 2019700.0801.5 $700.0 €
December 2018799.1 $
January 2018676.7811.5 $676.7 €
December 2017734.1 $
January 2017649.8685.0 $649.8 €
December 2016684.4 $
January 2016618.3673.2 $618.3 €
December 2015653.7 $
January 2015589.2715.3 $589.2 €
December 2014751.7 $
January 2014565.8780.3 $565.8 €
December 2013751.5 $
January 2013565.8746.6 $565.8 €
December 2012727.0 $
January 2012565.8732.1 $565.8 €
December 2011787.6 $
January 2011565.8756.1 $565.8 €
December 2010734.7 $
January 2010554.2798.3 $554.2 €
December 2009732.3 $
January 2009525.0730.6 $525.0 €
December 2008731.0 $
January 2008497.0731.6 $497.0 €
December 2007644.4 $
January 2007470.2619.2 $470.2 €
December 2006565.0 $
January 2006450.0530.8 $450.0 €
December 2005543.9 $
January 2005437.2595.4 $437.2 €
December 2004529.8 $
January 2004426.0538.0 $426.0 €
December 2003470.6 $
January 2003416.0436.3 $416.0 €
December 2002383.9 $
January 2002406.0357.8 $406.0 €
December 2001349.2 $
January 2001389.9362.8 $389.9 €
December 2000342.9 $
January 2000371.3373.0 $371.3 €
December 1999380.2 $
January 1999356.7356.7 €
January 1998294.0
January 1997283.0
January 1996272.0
January 1995259.0
Portugal - Minimum wages
Portugal - Minimum wages