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 listed them...
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 EUR 238 in...
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 already the...
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 comes the...
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, Turkmenistan,...
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, Latvia,...
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. Update...
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 European Union...
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 recent years....
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 in Estonia...
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 this article...
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, there...
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 to minimum...
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:According to map...
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 Union....
Minimum wages in Central Asia
Previously I have written articles covering minimum wages in Baltic states and Caucasus, today I would like to look into another part of former Soviet Union -...
Minimum wages in South Caucasus
Yesterday I wrote about minimum wages in Baltic states. Today I would like to write about minimum wages in South Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia)...
Minimum wage in Baltic states
Minimum wages in the Baltic states are the lowest ones in the European Union. In 2013 minimum wage in Baltic states was $427 in Estonia, $379 in Latvia...