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NMW Trinidad and Tobago 2019

Trinidad and Tobago rises the national minimum wage

In 2019, the national minimum wage in Trinidad and Tobago remained fixed at 468.8 € per month, that is 5,626 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Trinidad and Tobago dollars, which is the official currency in Trinidad and Tobago, we can see that, this year, it was 3,640 Trinidad and Tobago dollars and accordingly, the national minimum wage has been raised 520 Trinidad and Tobago dollars per month from the previous year, 16.67%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2018 which was 1%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Trinidad and Tobago is in 37 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 Trinidad and Tobago. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2019 and see all the information about this country in Trinidad and Tobago economy.

Trinidad and Tobago - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 20193,640.0536.9 $468.8 €
December 2018460.8 $
January 20183,120.0461.3 $384.6 €
December 2017460.2 $
January 20173,120.0461.9 $438.2 €
December 2016467.8 $
January 20163,120.0485.9 $446.3 €
December 2015489.2 $
January 20153,120.0489.1 $402.9 €
December 2014405.7 $
January 20142,600.0403.4 $292.7 €
December 2013403.6 $
January 20132,600.0405.0 $307.2 €
December 2012404.4 $
January 20122,600.0405.3 $313.2 €
December 2011405.7 $
January 20112,600.0405.8 $305.6 €
December 2010407.8 $
January 20102,600.0410.6 $285.0 €
December 2009296.0 $
January 20091,872.0297.8 $214.0 €
December 2008297.6 $
January 20081,872.0296.4 $201.4 €
December 2007246.5 $
January 20071,560.0247.8 $188.2 €
December 2006247.1 $
January 20061,560.0248.5 $210.7 €
December 2005247.6 $
January 20051,560.0248.7 $182.6 €
Trinidad and Tobago - Minimum wages
Trinidad and Tobago - Minimum wages