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Minimum wage to rise in 2019

Minimum wage to rise in 2019

The federal minimum wage (Mindestlohn) is set to increase to €9.19 on January first, the fourth anniversary of its introduction. While the hourly rate is set to rise again to €9.35 in 2020, unions argue it is too low for people to live off.

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