Solomon Islands  Minimum Wage, Labor Law, and Employment Data Sheet Solomon Islands Minimum Wage Rate 2018

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$1,005.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
99 / 197
Gross National Product
$182.00 USD

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

What is the Solomon Islands Minimum Wage?

Solomon Islands' 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 Solomon Islands' minimum wage is SI$4.00 per hour for all workers except those in the fishing and agricultural sectors,who receive SI$3.20. Solomon Islands' minimum wage was last changed in 1-May-2008.

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

Solomon Islands' yearly minimum wage is $1,005.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 99 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Solomon Islands, and Solomon Islands is in the bottom percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands is a country located in the Melanesia region with a population of 444,000 and an average life span of 71.3 years.

Local Name Solomon Islands
Gross National Product $182.00
Government Type Constitutional Monarchy
Current Leader Elisabeth II
Independence Year 1978
Continent & Region Oceania, Melanesia
Surface Area 28,896 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code SB

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