Hong Kong Minimum Wage Rate 2019
Hong Kong has a government-mandated minimum wage, and no worker in Hong Kong can be paid less then this mandatory minimum rate of pay. Employers in Hong Kong who fail to pay the Minimum Wage may be subject to punishment by Hong Kong's government.
What is the Hong Kong Minimum Wage?
Hong Kong'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.
HK$32.50 (US$4) per hour Hong Kong's minimum wage was last changed in 1-May-2015.
How does Hong Kong's minimum wage compare to the minimum wage in other countries?
Hong Kong's yearly minimum wage is $7,932.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 22 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Hong Kong, and Hong Kong is in the top 11 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.
Facts and statistics about Hong Kong
Hong Kong is a country located in the Eastern Asia region with a population of 6,782,000 and an average life span of 79.5 years.
|Local Name||Xianggang/Hong Kong|
|Gross National Product||$166,448.00|
|Government Type||Special Administrative Region of China|
|Current Leader||Jiang Zemin|
|Continent & Region||Asia, Eastern Asia|
|Surface Area||1,075 square kilometers|
|ISO 3166 Country Code||HK|
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