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NMW Thailand 2019

Lower national minimum wage this year in Thailand

In 2019, the national minimum wage in Thailand remained fixed at 184.6 € per month, that is 2,215 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Thai Bahts, which is the official currency in Thailand, we can see that, this year, it was 6,840.8 Thai Bahts and accordingly, the national minimum wage has fallen 195.5 Thai Bahts per month, so workers have lost purchasing power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Thailand is in 69 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 Thailand. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2019 and see all the information about this country in Thailand economy.

Thailand - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 20196,840.8211.7 $184.6 €
December 2018217.8 $
January 20187,036.3215.5 $179.9 €
December 2017194.8 $
January 20176,612.8184.7 $175.3 €
December 2016184.0 $
January 20166,495.0180.0 $165.5 €
December 2015189.7 $
January 20156,495.0197.4 $162.7 €
December 2013253.9 $
January 20137,800.0255.0 $193.3 €
December 2012250.9 $
January 20127,800.0247.5 $190.3 €
December 2011183.3 $
January 20115,590.0185.3 $139.2 €
December 2010169.0 $
January 20105,356.0160.7 $111.6 €
December 2009153.9 $
January 20095,278.0152.0 $109.3 €
December 2008158.4 $
January 20085,278.0178.9 $120.5 €
December 2007143.9 $
January 20074,966.0137.6 $106.2 €
December 2006126.3 $
January 20064,784.0116.7 $98.8 €
December 2005115.1 $
January 20054,628.0119.3 $87.1 €
December 2004109.9 $
January 20044,420.0111.5 $88.3 €
December 2003105.9 $
January 20034,394.0101.7 $99.3 €
December 200299.9 $
January 20024,290.097.0 $110.1 €
December 200196.6 $
January 20014,290.098.7 $108.8 €
December 2000105.0 $
January 20004,212.0111.6 $111.8 €
December 1999111.4 $
January 19994,212.0115.4 $
December 1998101.8 $
January 19984,212.089.1 $
December 1997130.2 $
January 19974,082.0159.1 $
December 1996161.1 $
January 19964,082.0162.1 $
December 1995151.3 $
January 19953,770.0150.2 $
Thailand - Minimum wages