Minimum Wage – Guyana

The current minimum wage in Guyana is GYD60,147.00 per month in 2023. It became valid on July 1, 2022.
  • Valid on january 2023
  • The amounts are in Guyana Dollar.

Per month Per day Per hour
National Minimum Wage
Minimum wage with effect from July 1, 2022 Minimum Wages - last checked - 12/31/22
GYD60,147.00 GYD2,776.00 GYD347.00


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

Wages per month are calculated as 4.33 times if a weekly wage is defined. It is calculated as 4.33 times the standard hours per week if an hourly wage is given.

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