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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$9,052.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
19 / 197
Gross National Product
$105,954.00 USD

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

What is the Portugal Minimum Wage?

Portugal'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.

Portugal's minimum wage rate is €618.33 ($680) per month in 12 payments or €530 per month ($593) in 14 payments for all full-time workers,rural workers,and domestic employees ages 18 and older. Portugal's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2016.

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

Portugal's yearly minimum wage is $9,052.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 19 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Portugal, and Portugal is in the top 10 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Portugal

Portugal is a country located in the Southern Europe region with a population of 9,997,600 and an average life span of 75.8 years.

Local Name Portugal
Gross National Product $105,954.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Jorge Sampãio
Independence Year 1143
Continent & Region Europe, Southern Europe
Surface Area 91,982 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code PT

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