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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$1,973.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
79 / 197
Gross National Product
$11,500.00 USD

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

What is the Iraq Minimum Wage?

Iraq'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.

Iraq's minimum wage rate is250,000 Iraqi dinars ($214) per month. Iraq's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2015.

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

Iraq's yearly minimum wage is $1,973.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 79 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Iraq, and Iraq is in the top 40 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Iraq

Iraq is a country located in the Middle East region with a population of 23,115,000 and an average life span of 66.5 years.

Local Name Al-´Iraq
Gross National Product $11,500.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Saddam Hussein al-Takriti
Independence Year 1932
Continent & Region Asia, Middle East
Surface Area 438,317 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code IQ

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