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Minimum wage: The  The government-mandated minimum wage in the public sector is approximately EGP 1200 (USD 66EGP 2000 (USD 123) a month. The minimum-wage law is also observed in the private sector.

Average wage: The average Egyptian salary is about 80 USD per month.

 

Social contributions:  

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Social security contributions paid by employers.

  • For salaries between 0 and 750 EGP: 26%
  • For salaries between 751 EGP and 1,250 EGP: 24%
  •  Social security contributions paid by employees
  • For salaries between 0 and 750 EGP: 14%
  • For salaries between 751 EGP and 1,250 EGP: 11%

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Labour Rate(s) Overview

: 

  • 26% on basic salary for maximum 1120 L.E. 
  • 24% on variable salary for maximum 2110 L.E. 

Social security contributions paid by employees: 

  • 14% on basic salary for maximum 1120 L.E. 
  • 11% on variable salary for maximum 2110 L.E. 

Labour Rate(s) Overview 

 

Cost (Local Currency & USD - $) 

Rate as of

Dec 16

:

Daily General Worker (Unskilled

casual

casual labour) 

60 L

75 L.E /

3$Dec 16

4.6 $ 

Oct 19 

Daily General Worker (Semi-

skilled

skilled labour) 

100

L

 L.E/

5$Dec 16

6.1$ 

Oct 19 

Skilled Worker 

120L

121.3L. E/

7$

Dec 16

7.4$ 

Oct 19 

 

For more information about about Labours, Rules & Regulations please check

http://www.manpower.gov.eg/ 

http://www.cc.gov.eg/Images/L/392904.pdf

https://tradingeconomics.com/egypt/minimum-wages