National minimum wage in detail

The statutory minimum monthly wage for full time working employees is HRK 3,750 gross (EUR 504.76) for 2019. The wage is revised every calendar year by the Government, taking into account the economic situation. This year, there is an expectation of economic growth of around 2.7%. The wage is calculated based on the Minimum Wage Act and is publicised each year by a Government Resolution on the minimum wage. There are no gradations to the wage, for example, for different types of job or the age of the employee.

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Author: Divjak, Topic & Bahtijarevic

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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