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

Appx. Yearly Minimum Wage
$95.00 USD
Rank by Min. Wage
121 / 197
Gross National Product
$6,313.00 USD

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

What is the Uganda Minimum Wage?

Uganda'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.

Uganda's minimum wage is 6,000 Ugandan shillings per month for all workers. Uganda's minimum wage was last changed in 1-Jan-1884.

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

Uganda's yearly minimum wage is $95.00 in International Currency. International Currency is a measure of currency based on the value of the United States dollar in 2009. There are 121 countries with a higher Minimum Wage then Uganda, and Uganda is in the bottom percent of all countries based on the yearly minimum wage rate.

Facts and statistics about Uganda

Uganda is a country located in the Eastern Africa region with a population of 21,778,000 and an average life span of 42.9 years.

Local Name Uganda
Gross National Product $6,313.00
Government Type Republic
Current Leader Yoweri Museveni
Independence Year 1962
Continent & Region Africa, Eastern Africa
Surface Area 241,038 square kilometers
ISO 3166 Country Code UG

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