Cyprus Minimum Wage Rates 2019

cyprus minimum wage

Minimum Wage in Cyprus :The minimum monthly wage upon recruitment was revised to €870, while the minimum monthly wage for employees, who have completed a six month period of employment at the same employer, was revised to €924.

The minimum wage for security guards was revised to an hourly rate of €4,90 and upon completion of a six month period of employment at the same employer is increased to €5,20.
The hourly rate of pay for newly recruited cleaners is €4,55 and upon completing six months of employment at the same employer is increased to €4,84.

It should be noted that the normal working hours of shop assistants according to the relevant Law, must not exceed 38 hours weekly and 8 hours daily, whilst for clerks the working hours should not exceed 44 hours in total per week (including any overtime) or 8 hours daily (normal working hours are usually 38 to 40 hours based on normal practice and agreement with each employer).

Cyprus Minimum Wage Rates – ALL

2018 870 1016
2011 855 998
2010 835 975

Cyprus Average Annual Salary – 2019

Based on our survey average GROSS salary in Cyprus is EUR 40,344. Average NET salary is EUR 31,678.

1 EUR: 1.16 USD

Human Resources Manager EUR 39,330
Finance Manager EUR 119,285
Software Developer EUR 27,057
Hotel Manager EUR 55,833
Marketing Manager EUR 40,500
Architect EUR 27,180
Physician CUP 58,000

Facts and statistics about Cyprus


After Sicily and Sardinia the country Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean. It has an area of 9.251 square kilometers. In the Mediterranean it is situated at the north-eastern corner. In the Greek mythology Cyprus occupies an important role. Cyprus mainly has a Mediterranean climate such as wet winters from November to March, and hot, dry summer from June to September.

In winemaking Cyprus has a long tradition which goes back over 4,ooo years. The capital city of the country Cyprus is Nocosia which is divided by “The Green Line”. It is among the safest places in the world as it has very low crime rate.

Capital and largest city Nicosia
Official languages Greek, Turkish
Area Total 9,251 km2
Population 1,170,125
GDP (Nominal) $29.666 billion
Per capita $34,970
Currency Euro (EUR)
Internet TLD .cy
Calling code +357

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