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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$3,892.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
51 / 197
Gross National Product
$5,493.00 USD

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

What is the Gabon Minimum Wage?

Gabon'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.

Gabon's minimum wage is 150,000 CFA francs per month ($225). Gabon government workers receive an additional monthly allowance of 20,000 CFA francs ($34) per child; government workers also receive transportation,housing,and family benefits. The law does not mandate housing or family benefits for private sector workers. Gabon's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Feb-2010.

How does Gabon's minimum wage compare to the minimum wage in other countries?

Gabon's yearly minimum wage is $3,892.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 51 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Gabon, and Gabon is in the top 26 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Gabon

Gabon is a country located in the Central Africa region with a population of 1,226,000 and an average life span of 50.1 years.

Local Name Le Gabon
Gross National Product $5,493.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Omar Bongo
Independence Year 1960
Continent & Region Africa, Central Africa
Surface Area 267,668 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code GA

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