Minimum Wages in Germany are set to increase to 12 EUR/Hour on October 1st 2022. source: Federal Statistical Office

Minimum Wages in Germany averaged 9.51 EUR/Hour from 2015 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 12 EUR/Hour in 2022 and a record low of 8.50 EUR/Hour in 2016. This page provides - Germany Minimum Wages- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Germany Gross Minimum Wages - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on July of 2022.

Minimum Wages in Germany is expected to reach 12.00 EUR/Hour by the end of 2022, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Germany Gross Minimum Wages is projected to trend around 12.45 EUR/Hour in 2023 and 12.95 EUR/Hour in 2024, according to our econometric models.

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Germany Gross Minimum Wages

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 5.30 5.00 percent Jun 2022
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.30 5.70 percent May 2022
Wages 4168.00 4130.00 EUR/Month Dec 2021
Minimum Wages 12.00 10.45 EUR/Hour Oct 2022
Wage Growth -1.40 0.00 percent Dec 2021
Population 83.17 83.02 Million Dec 2020

Germany Gross Minimum Wages
Generally, this minimum wage will be applicable in all branches of activity and all regions. However, several exceptions have been specified for a transitional period until 31 December 2016. Young people aged under 18 and apprentices are permanently exempted from minimum wage regulations. In addition, the minimum wage does not apply to people who do a compulsory internship or voluntary internship of up to three months during their education/training or studies. Neither does it apply to long-term unemployed people during the first six months of employment.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
12.00 10.45 12.00 8.50 2015 - 2022 EUR/Hour Yearly