Mexico Increases Minimum Wage in 2019

January 9, 2019 | by Villalobos & Moore, S.C., Of-Counsel to Wong Fleming

Information Bulletin Minimum Wage 2019


Minimum Wage for 2019

On December 17 of this year the National Commission of Minimum Wages (in Spanish CONASAMI) announced the new wages politics.

As of January 1st 2019, Mexico will adopt the following wage politics:

  1. The National General Minimum Wage applicable to all the Republic will increase 16% from $88.36 to $102.68 pesos;
  2. The Border General Minimum Wage will be created, applicable to the Municipalities located within 25 immediate kilometers with the northern border and other adjacent Municipalities, will be $176.72 pesos, that is twice the general minimum wage;
  3. Professional Minimum Wage will increase 5%.

We are at your service in case of any question or comment, we can gladly assist you with this or any other labor matter.


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About Villalobos & Moore, S.C.

Villalobos & Moore, S.C. is Of-Counsel to Wong Fleming and is headquartered in Chihuahua, Mexico but maintains a national platform throughout all of Mexico.