Belgium  Minimum Wage, Labor Law, and Employment Data Sheet Belgium Minimum Wage Rate 2018

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
None Applicable
Rank by Min. Wage
122 / 197
Gross National Product
$249,704.00 USD

Because Belgium does not have a minimum wage, there is no mandatory minimum rate of pay for workers in Belgium. Pay rates must be agreed upon directly with the employer through collective bargaining or other means of negotiating a fair living wage.

What is the Belgium Minimum Wage?

Belgium's Minimum Wage is the lowest amount a worker can be legally paid for his work. Most countries have a nation-wide minimum wage that all workers must be paid.

The Belgium minimum wage rate is €1,501.82 a month for workers 21 years of age and over;€1,541.67 a month for workers 21 and a half years of age,with six months of service; and €1,559.38 a month for workers 22 years of age,with 12 months of service; which comes coupled with extensive social benefits. Belgium's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Apr-2013.

Facts and statistics about Belgium

Belgium is a country located in the Western Europe region with a population of 10,239,000 and an average life span of 77.8 years.

Local Name België/Belgique
Gross National Product $249,704.00
Government Type Constitutional Monarchy, Federation
Current Leader Albert II
Independence Year 1830
Continent & Region Europe, Western Europe
Surface Area 30,518 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code BE

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