Cape Verde  Minimum Wage, Labor Law, and Employment Data Sheet Cape Verde Minimum Wage Rate 2018

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
132,000 Cape Verdean escudos
Rank by Min. Wage
122 / 197
Gross National Product
$435.00 USD

Cape Verde has a government-mandated minimum wage, and no worker in Cape Verde can be paid less then this mandatory minimum rate of pay. Employers in Cape Verde who fail to pay the Minimum Wage may be subject to punishment by Cape Verde's government.

What is the Cape Verde Minimum Wage?

Cape Verde'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 Cape Verde minimum wage is 11,000 Cape Verdean escudos per month in the private sector. 12,000 Cape Verdean escudos per month for an entry-level worker in the public sector. Cape Verde's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2014.

Facts and statistics about Cape Verde

Cape Verde is a country located in the Western Africa region with a population of 428,000 and an average life span of 68.9 years.

Local Name Cabo Verde
Gross National Product $435.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader António Mascarenhas Monteiro
Independence Year 1975
Continent & Region Africa, Western Africa
Surface Area 4,033 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code CV

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