Change of Aruba minimum wage
Published by M. Verhage in Legislation and Regulations
The minimum wage in Aruba is increased per May 1, 2019 by 3%. The last change in the minimum wage was per August 1, 2017.
For the minimum wage, Aruban legislation has two categories. For the first category 'Industry, Construction and Industry' the minimum wage is as follows:
- Monthly: Awg. 1,762.48
- Weekly: Awg. 411.07
Converted per hour it is:
|Weekly||40 hours||42 hours||44 hours||45 hours|
|Hourly wage||Awg. 10.28||Awg. 9.79||Awg. 9.34||Awg. 9.13|
For the second category, being household services, the minimum wage is Awg. 822.25 if the employee lives with the employer and works for more than 22 hours a week, and otherwise the minimum hourly wage is Awg. 9.17 per hour.