16 Nov 2018
PHILIPPINES: Daily Minimum Wage Raised to US$10 in Metro Manila
The daily minimum wage for non-agricultural workers in the Metro Manila region is to increase from P512 (US$9.5) to P537 (US$10) by the end of this month. The move coincides with the increase in minimum daily wage levels in a number of the country’s more outlying regions (see table below).
|Region||Increase in Daily Wage Level||New Daily Salary Range|
|Region II (Cagayan Valley)||P10||P320-360 (US$6-6.7)|
|MIMAROPA Region (Southwestern Tagalog)||P12-20||P283-320 (US$5.2-6)|