Minimum Wage – Papua New Guinea

  • Valid on January 2020
  • The amounts are in Papua New Guinea Kina (PGK).

Per hour
National Minimum Wage
Minimum wage with effect from Jul 01, 2016.


Papua New Guinea has a government-mandated minimum wage. No worker in Papua New Guinea can be paid less then this mandatory minimum rate of pay.
Employers in Papua New Guinea who fail to pay the Minimum Wage may be subject to punishment by the government of Papua New Guinea.

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