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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$817.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
107 / 197
Gross National Product
$3,459.00 USD

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

What is the Haiti Minimum Wage?

Haiti'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.

In segment A industries: 225 Haitian gourdes per day; Segment B Industries: 240 Haitian gourdes per day; Segment C industries; 260 Haitian gourdes per day; Servants: 125 haitian gourdes per day (8 hr work day); 225 Haitian gourdes per day for companies with piece work that re-export; and 300 Haitian gourdes per day for companies with piece work that export. Haiti's minimum wage was last changed in 1-May-2014.

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

Haiti's yearly minimum wage is $817.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 107 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Haiti, and Haiti is in the bottom percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Haiti

Haiti is a country located in the Caribbean region with a population of 8,222,000 and an average life span of 49.2 years.

Local Name Haïti/Dayti
Gross National Product $3,459.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Jean-Bertrand Aristide
Independence Year 1804
Continent & Region North America, Caribbean
Surface Area 27,750 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code HT

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