Suriname  Minimum Wage, Labor Law, and Employment Data Sheet Suriname Minimum Wage Rate 2024

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$3,998.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
49 / 197
Gross National Product
$870.00 USD

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

What is the Suriname Minimum Wage?

Suriname'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.

While there is no official minimum wage in Suriname,SRD 600 per month is the lowest wage for civil servants. Suriname's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2013.

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

Suriname's yearly minimum wage is $3,998.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 49 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Suriname, and Suriname is in the top 25 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Suriname

Suriname is a country located in the South America region with a population of 417,000 and an average life span of 71.4 years.

Local Name Suriname
Gross National Product $870.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Ronald Venetiaan
Independence Year 1975
Continent & Region South America, South America
Surface Area 163,265 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code SR

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