Minimum Wage – National Minimum Wage

  • Valid on april 2020
  • The amounts are in South African Rand.

Job Type

Per hour
All workers
Per month, as calculated by ZAR4,045.09 Minimum wage with effect from March 1, 2020 Minimum Wages - last checked - 3/22/20

Working hours

  • Days per week specified: 5.0
  • Hours per week specified: 45


The Minimum Wage will not be imposed on firms in financial difficulty.

Wages per month are calculated as 4.33 times if a weekly wage is defined. It is calculated as 4.33 times the standard hours per week if an hourly wage is given.

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