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Minimum Wage Rates in Egypt with effect from January 1, 2012

Minimum Wage rates in Egypt. Rgypt's first minimum wage was declared in the year 2011. Get tje national minimum wage in Egyptian Pounds with effect from January 2012.

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 applied the Minimum wage from 2011. The pre-revolution law stated that there was an intention to develop a minimum wage but it never took place until after the revolution. Currently only one national rate is EGP 700. Also there is an intention to raise this minimum wage to be 1200 LE instead of 700 LE before the end of 2013.

 

Next revision of minimum wages is expected in January 2014. WageIndicator Team has checked and updated information on this page in August 2013.