Minimum Wage – Uganda

  • Valid on january 2020
  • The amounts are in Uganda Shilling.

Per month
National Minimum Wage
Minimum wage with effect from Jul 01, 2017

Working hours

  • Days per week specified: 6.0
  • Hours per week specified: 48
  • Workers are entitled to at least 1 day of rest per week (24 consecutive hours). (Section 51 of the Employment Act, 2006).


The 1984 Minimum Wages Advisory Board recommended minimum wages.

More information is available at

Archived Minimum Wages