Minimum Wage – Niger

  • Valid on may 2020
  • The amounts are in CFA West African Franc.

Per month
Statutory Minimum Wage
Minimum wage with effect from August 17, 2012 Minimum Wages - last checked - 10/23/18

Working hours

  • Days per week specified: 5.0
  • Hours per week specified: 40
  • In accordance with article 99 of the Labour Code, the usual working hours are 40 hours per week (2400 hours per year for farm workers) and workers are entitled to 2 days of rest per week.


Niger has a government-mandated minimum wage. No worker in Niger can be paid less then this mandatory minimum rate of pay.
Employers in Niger who fail to pay the Minimum Wage may be subject to punishment by the government of Niger.

More information is available at

Minimum Wages - Niger - Archive

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