Increase minimum wages as of 1 July 2021.
Every six months, the statutory minimum wages are adjusted. As of 1 July 2021, the minimum wage will increase by 0.96% as of 1 July. As a result, employers will have to pay employees aged 21 and over with full-time employment at least € 1701 gross per month in the second half of 2021.
Below you will find the minimum wage 2021 table. The table below is based on a 40-hour working week and the minimum wage is gross. Further on you will find the table of the minimum hourly wage 2021 for 36-, 38- and 40-hour working week. The minimum hourly wage is based on a 40-hour working week.