Daily Minimum Wage Increased From GH¢11.82 To GH¢12.53

The National Tripartite Committee (NTC) on Thursday, June 3 concluded negotiations on the national daily minimum wage for the next couple of years. Constituted by representatives of government, the Ghana Employers Association, and the Trades Union Congress (TUC), the Committee increased the 2021 minimum wage by 6 percent and increased that of 2022 by 8 percent on the 2021 figure.

Daily Minimum Wage Increased From GH¢11.82 To GH¢12.53

The National Tripartite Committee (NTC) on Thursday, June 3 concluded negotiations on the national daily minimum wage for the next couple of years.

Constituted by representatives of government, the Ghana Employers Association, and the Trades Union Congress (TUC), the Committee increased the 2021 minimum wage by 6 percent and increased that of 2022 by 8 percent on the 2021 figure.

“The effective date for the implementation of the 2021 NDMW is today, 4th June 2021,” said the communique issued after the final negotiations on Thursday.

Institutions, establishments, and organizations have been warned to implement the new agreement to the letter.

“Any establishment, institution or organization that flouts the new rate shall be sanctioned by the law”.

Find a copy of the statement below;