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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$3,137.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
54 / 197
Gross National Product
$199.00 USD

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

What is the Maldives Minimum Wage?

Maldives' 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 Maldives' minimum wage is 3,100 Maldivian rufiyaa per month in the government sector. Therno minimum in the private sector. Maldives' minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2014.

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

Maldives' yearly minimum wage is $3,137.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 54 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Maldives, and Maldives is in the top 27 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Maldives

Maldives is a country located in the Southern and Central Asia region with a population of 286,000 and an average life span of 62.2 years.

Local Name Dhivehi Raajje/Maldives
Gross National Product $199.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Maumoon Abdul Gayoom
Independence Year 1965
Continent & Region Asia, Southern and Central Asia
Surface Area 298 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code MV

← Back to International Minimum Wages Home
** This Document Provided By Minimum-Wage.org **
Source: http://www.minimum-wage.org/international/maldives