National minimum wage in detail

The statutory minimum monthly wage, effective as of 1 January 2019, is BGN 560 (EUR 286.33). The Council of Ministers sets the minimum monthly wage taking into consideration, for example, economic development and inflation. The amount is usually updated once or twice per year. There is no gradation for different positions or categories of employees.

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Author: Boyanov & Co

Date: March 2019

Note: For specific advice on any particular issue, please consult the relevant firm. The law is stated as at March 2019.


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