Minimum Wage – Ireland

  • Valid in mei 2019
  • The amounts are in Euro.
  • The amounts are before tax.

Age and experience

Per Hour
Experienced adult worker (over 18 with at least two years of experience) 9.80
Aged under 18 6.86
Over 18 and less than 1 years since first job 7.84
Over 19 and less than 2 years since first job 8.82

Working Hours

  • Days per week specified: 6.0
  • Hours per week specified: 40


An experienced adult worker – for the purposes of the National Minimum Wage Act – is an employee who has an employment of any kind in any 2 years over the age of 18.

More information is available at

Archived Minimum Wages