Guyana  Minimum Wage, Labor Law, and Employment Data Sheet Guyana Minimum Wage Rate 2024

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$2,540.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
66 / 197
Gross National Product
$722.00 USD

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

What is the Guyana Minimum Wage?

Guyana'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.

Guyana's minimum wage is G$35,000 per month,G$1,616 per day and G$202 per hour. Guyana's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jul-2013.

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

Guyana's yearly minimum wage is $2,540.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 66 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Guyana, and Guyana is in the top 34 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Guyana

Guyana is a country located in the South America region with a population of 861,000 and an average life span of 64.0 years.

Local Name Guyana
Gross National Product $722.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Bharrat Jagdeo
Independence Year 1966
Continent & Region South America, South America
Surface Area 214,969 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code GY

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