Minimum wage increase comes into effect January 2017

The National Minimum Wage will increase as of 1st January 2017 in the following manner:

  • Experienced Adult Worker – €9.25 per hour
  • 1st Year of Employment over 18 – €7.40 per hour
  • 2nd Year of Employment over 18 – €8.33 per hour
  • Worker under 18 Years – €6.48 per hour

An experienced adult worker is someone who is over 18 years and not in their first 2 years of employment.

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