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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$2,959.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
57 / 197
Gross National Product
$20,026.00 USD

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

What is the Tunisia Minimum Wage?

Tunisia'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.

Tunisia's minimum wage is set at 340 Tunisian dinars ($220) per month for a 48-hour work week and 290 dinars ($199) per month for a 40?hour workweek for the industrial sector. 9 dinars ($6.50) to 14 dinars ($10) per day for agricultural workers and are supplemented with transportation and family allowances. Tunisia's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2011.

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

Tunisia's yearly minimum wage is $2,959.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 57 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Tunisia, and Tunisia is in the top 29 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Tunisia

Tunisia is a country located in the Northern Africa region with a population of 9,586,000 and an average life span of 73.7 years.

Local Name Tunis/Tunisie
Gross National Product $20,026.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali
Independence Year 1956
Continent & Region Africa, Northern Africa
Surface Area 163,610 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code TN

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