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Reports / Resolutions


Second decision and evaluation report

On 26 June 2018, the Minimum Wage Commission published its second decision on uprating the statutory minimum wage and presented the second evaluation report on the impact of the statutory minimum wage. The statutory minimum wage is to rise to € 9,19 (gross) per hour from 1 January 2019 and to € 9,35 (gross) per hour from 1 January 2020.
The uprating decision, the full evaluation report and the stakeholder statements from the written consultation procedure conducted in spring 2018 are available in German. A short summary of the key results of the evaluation report is available in English.

Uprating decisions and evaluation reports by the Minimum Wage Commission (in German)

English summary of the second evaluation report by the Minimum Wage Commission


First decision and evaluation report

On 28 June 2016, the Minimum Wage Commission published its first decision on uprating the statutory minimum wage and presented the first evaluation report on the impact of the statutory minimum wage. The statutory minimum wage is to rise to €8.84 (gross) per hour from 1 January 2017.
The uprating decision, the full evaluation report and the stakeholder statements from the written consultation procedure conducted in spring 2016 are available in German. A short summary of the key results of the evaluation report is available in English.

Uprating decisions and evaluation reports by the Minimum Wage Commission (in German)

English summary of the first evaluation report by the Minimum Wage Commission