Minimum wage

Minimum Wages in European Union 2020
In 2020 there were 21 out of 27 European Union member states with an official minimum wage set by the government. In this article I've...
June 19, 2020
Minimum Wages in Baltic States 2020
It has been a great decade for all three Baltic states, and increasing minimum wages is just one good example of showing that. From humble ...
January 22, 2020
Minimum Wages in European Union 2019
In 2019 there were 22 out of 28 European Union member states with an official minimum wage set by the government. Also, it turns out this is...
May 25, 2019
Minimum Wages in European Union 2018
Turns out this is already fifth (#5) article about minimum wages in European Union featured on the blog. Traditions must be continued and here...
March 08, 2018
Minimum Wages in Central Asian Countries 2017
When speaking about Central Asian countries, I'm referring to the five former Soviet Union member states - Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,...
November 16, 2017
Minimum Wage Set to Rise in Baltic States in 2018
During the past few years, there have been some positive improvements for raising the minimum wage in all three Baltic states (Estonia...
November 04, 2017
What's Minimum Wage in European Union 2017
This is already fourth annual article covering minimum wage and its disproportion among 22 of 28 European Union member countries...
March 21, 2017
Minimum Wages in European Union 2016
In 2016 there were 22 out of 28 European Union member states with official minimum wage set by the government. Update: Minimum Wages in...
March 15, 2016
Minimum Wage Set to Rise in All Baltic States in 2016
There have been some positive improvements for raising the minimum wage in all three Baltic states (Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania) in...
December 23, 2015
Minimum Wages in Baltic States 2015
A year ago I wrote an article covering minimum wages in the Baltic States. In that article, I found that minimum wages for 2013/2014 were at EUR 330...
December 28, 2014
Estonia To Catch Up Income Level like in Scandinavia in next 9-14 years
Last year I red an excellent article pointing out that income level in Estonia could reach level its in Scandinavia in next 10-15 years. Although...
September 04, 2014
Minimum Wages in European Union 2014
Minimum wage is set by government minimum standard of guaranteed income (hourly/monthly) that worker should receive for work he/she performs. In 2014...
July 21, 2014
Minimum Wages in Former Soviet Union 2014
Some time ago I already did a chart of minimum wages in Former Soviet Union, now some time - about 6 months have passed and I decided to take a look...
July 21, 2014
How many beers you can buy in Europe for minimum wage?
I like charts and graphics, who doesn't? Well Reddit user Adilu, has created a map of how many beers you can buy in Europe for a minimum wage:...
February 07, 2014
Minimum wages in former Soviet Union
Previously I have already measured and compared minimum wages in Baltic states, Caucasus and Central Asia. All of these once was a part of Soviet...
November 15, 2013