Minimum Wage – Uganda

  • Valid in May 2020
  • The amounts are in Uganda Shilling (Sh).

Per month
National Minimum Wage
Minimum wage with effect from 1 July 2017. Information last updated on this page 23/10/2018

Working Hours

  • Days per week specified: 6.0
  • Hours per week specified: 48
  • Workers are entitled to at least 1 day of rest per week (24 consecutive hours). (Section 51 of the Employment Act, 2006).


The 1984 Minimum Wages Advisory Board recommended minimum wages.

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