Mozambique  Minimum Wage, Labor Law, and Employment Data Sheet Mozambique Minimum Wage Rate 2023

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
None Applicable
Rank by Min. Wage
122 / 197
Gross National Product
$2,891.00 USD

Because Mozambique does not have a minimum wage, there is no mandatory minimum rate of pay for workers in Mozambique. Pay rates must be agreed upon directly with the employer through collective bargaining or other means of negotiating a fair living wage.

What is the Mozambique Minimum Wage?

Mozambique'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.

There is no national minimum wage in Mozambique,but a minimum wage rate is set by the government for nine sectors of the economy. Minimums range from 3,002 Mozambican meticias a month in the public sector to 7,465 meticias a month in the financial sector. Mozambique's minimum wage was last changed in 1-May-2014.

Facts and statistics about Mozambique

Mozambique is a country located in the Eastern Africa region with a population of 19,680,000 and an average life span of 37.5 years.

Local Name Moçambique
Gross National Product $2,891.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Joaquím A. Chissano
Independence Year 1975
Continent & Region Africa, Eastern Africa
Surface Area 801,590 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code MZ

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