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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$2,458.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
69 / 197
Gross National Product
$7,526.00 USD

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

What is the Jordan Minimum Wage?

Jordan'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.

The minimum wage rate in Jordan is 268 Jordanian dinars per month for workers in all sectors. Jordan's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Feb-2012.

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

Jordan's yearly minimum wage is $2,458.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 69 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Jordan, and Jordan is in the top 35 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Jordan

Jordan is a country located in the Middle East region with a population of 5,083,000 and an average life span of 77.4 years.

Local Name Al-Urdunn
Gross National Product $7,526.00
Government Type Constitutional Monarchy
Current Leader Abdullah II
Independence Year 1946
Continent & Region Asia, Middle East
Surface Area 88,946 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code JO

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