Estonia - Increase of minimum wage agreed - August 31, 2018

Trade unions and employers published the bargaining results of a project that has to lead to a minimum wage agreement. The minimum wage negotiation project is based on a model for calculating the minimum wage agreed upon by trade unions and employers. Bargaining regarding the 2019 minimum wage ended at a monthly rate of 540 euro and an hourly 3.21 euro. The organisations have asked their membership for comments before the final signature. The board of the Trade Union Confederation will discuss the minimum wage issue on 25 September, the council of the Employers' Confederation on 19 September.

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