flash news: #minimum wages

24 June 2024
Minimum wage increase from 1 July 2024

From 1 July 2024 the minimum wage will increase to PLN 4,300 gross and the minimum hourly rate to PLN 28.10 gross. This is the second change of remuneration in 2024.

20 June 2024
Minimum wage increase in 2025

The Council of Ministers has adopted a proposal of the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy on the level of minimum wage and minimum hourly rate in 2025.

From 1 January 2025, the minimum wage is to be PLN 4,626 gross and minimum hourly rate is to be PLN 30.20 gross.

The minimum wage is currently being addressed by the Social Dialogue Council and a final decision on its level should be made by 15 September 2024.

12 December 2023
A change in the minimum remuneration thresholds of employees posted to Poland

In order to obtain a work permit for an employee posted to Poland, that person's remuneration must be at least 70% of the current average monthly remuneration in the given province on the date of the application’s submission.

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3 August 2023

The Ministry of Family and Social Policy has presented a draft regulation on the amount of minimum wage and minimum hourly rate in 2024 (draft number: RD 585).

Once again, two increases in the minimum wage and minimum hourly rate have been proposed:

  • from 1 January 2024 the minimum wage will be PLN 4,242 gross, and the minimum hourly rate will be PLN 27.70 gross,
  • from 1 July 2024 the minimum wage will be set at PLN 4,300 gross and the minimum hourly rate at PLN 28.10 gross.

 

14 September 2022

The Council of Ministers adopted a decree on the minimum wage and minimum hourly rate in 2023.

As of January 1, 2023, the minimum wage will increase to PLN 3,490 gross, and as of July 1 next year to PLN 3,600 gross.

At the same time, the minimum hourly wage in 2023 will increase to PLN 22.80 gross from January 1 and to PLN 23.50 gross from July 1, respectively.

2 August 2022

On 28 July 2022, a draft Regulation of the Council of Ministers on the amount of minimum wage and minimum hourly rate in 2023 was published on the Government Legislation Centre website (draft number: RD 585).

The Government proposed two increases in the minimum wage and minimum hourly rate.

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