This article was originally published on December 14, 2022, and was updated on July 18, 2022, to reflect new information.
July 18, 2022 Update: The minimum wage was officially increased from EUR 9.82 to EUR 10.45 per hour. This change will apply to both local and foreign national employees in the country. The government of Germany is expected to increase the federal minimum salary again in October 2022.
The Original Post From December 14, 2022:
- The statutory minimum wage will increase to EUR 10.45 by July 1, 2022
The government of Germany will increase the statutory minimum wage to EUR 9.82 on January 1, 2022, and EUR 10.45 on July 1. 2022. The statutory minimum wage applies to all employees over the age of 18. For additional information, click here.
What are the Changes?
The government of Germany will increase the statutory minimum wage from EUR 9.60 to EUR 10.45 by July 1. 2022.
Continue to check the government of Germany’s website for additional updates and information.