Legal InsightsMinimum Wage for 2022

December 7, 2021

The Representatives Council of the National Minimum Wage Commission agreed to increase 22% the general minimum wage for 2022 to be set as follows:

a. $260.34 pesos for the free zone of the northern border.
b. $172.87 pesos for the rest of the country.

This increase includes the Independent Recovery Amount (MIR), which shall not be used as a referral to set the rest of the salaries in the employment market (e.g., contractual salaries, benefits linked to the minimum wage, etc.) as the effective general increase was of 9%.

These minimum wages and the professional minimum wages will apply as of January 1, 2022, in accordance with the agreement published in the Federal Official Gazette on December 8, 2021.

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Luis Monsalvo Valderrama
Alan Duclaud Ampudia
Isabel Pizarro Guevara
Andrés Cámara Pérez
Lidia Monsalvo Álvarez
Luis Monsalvo Álvarez

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