Minimum Wage Rates in Egypt
Minimum Wage Rate with effect from January 2012 till date (2013)
The national minimum wage in Egyptian Pounds with effect from January 2012 is EGP 700. There has been no change in the minimum wage rate for current year (2013) and hence EGP 700 shall be applicable in the year 2013 as well.
|For the first time Egypt had Minimum wage with effect from 2011. The pre-revolution law stated that there is an intention to develop a minimum wage but it never took place until after the revolution. Currently there is only one national minimum wage, it is less than a year old so it has not been finalized or implemented yet. There are no sectoral rates or occupation-based rates. Only one national rate: EGP 700.|
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- This Information was last updated by WageIndicator Team in January 2012.