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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$7,069.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
27 / 197
Gross National Product
$210,721.00 USD

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

What is the Turkey Minimum Wage?

Turkey'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.

Turkey's minimum wage rate is 1647 Turkish lira per month for all employees. Turkey's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-2016.

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

Turkey's yearly minimum wage is $7,069.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 27 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Turkey, and Turkey is in the top 14 percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Turkey

Turkey is a country located in the Middle East region with a population of 66,591,000 and an average life span of 71.0 years.

Local Name Türkiye
Gross National Product $210,721.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Ahmet Necdet Sezer
Independence Year 1923
Continent & Region Asia, Middle East
Surface Area 774,815 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code TR

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