THE HIGHEST MINIMUM WAGES IN EUROPE

The leading EU countries with the highest minimum salary size are Luxemburg, Ireland, and Netherlands. The minimum a Luxembourgian can get paid is 1801 Euros. As to the Irish and Dutch the minimum salary to be paid is respectively 1462 and 1447 Euros.

And the lowest minimum wage paying countries are Bulgaria, Romania and Lithuania respectively with 162, 138 and 232 Euros.

We should also mention that according to 2011 data the US minimum wage per month constituted 971 Euros.

24.02.2012