The national minimum hourly rate will become €10.10 on 1st February 2020 .
|Category of Employee||Hourly Rate|
|Experienced Adult Worker||€10.10|
|Since 04/03/2019 trainee rates are abolished|
For the purposes of the National Minimum Wage your gross wage includes, for example, the basic salary and any shift premium, bonus or service charge.
If you receive board and/or lodgings i.e. food and/or accommodation from your employer, the maximum amounts that can be included are:
Note for Employers:
In order to ensure that the increase in the minimum wage does not result in employers attracting a higher level of PRSI charge solely due to this increase, the employer PRSI threshold will increase from €386 currently to €395 from 1 February 2020.