Minimum monthly wages of Nepal reached NPR 15000

The Government of Nepal has set the minimum monthly wage for a worker at Rs. 15000. On behalf of the Nepal Government, the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security has announced this notice today. This minimum wages change will come in the effect from 1st Shrawan, 2078 i.e. 16th July 2021.

According to a source at the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security, a worker shall get paid at least Rs 15,000 plus Provident Fund and Gratuity. The minimum basic salary will be Rs 9,385. Meanwhile, the Ministry says the workers get around Rs 5,615 besides the basic salary as Dearness Allowance.


The government of Nepal is revising the minimum wage set for workers in the country and it is tabulated below:

Minimum Wages

Basic Salary

Dearness Allowance

Total (Rs)

Monthly

Rs 9385

Rs 5615

Rs 15000

Daily

Rs 361

Rs 216

Rs 577

Hourly

Rs 48

Rs 29

Rs 77

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Also, see the notice from the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security below for more details;