Vietnam: Minimum Wage Increase July 2022

June 21, 2022 Jessie Butchley

Key Points  

  • The minimum wage in Vietnam will increase by six percent as of 1 July 2022  

Overview  

The government of Vietnam will increase the minimum wage by six percent beginning 1 July 2022. The new minimum wage will apply to all employees who work under labor contracts in Vietnam. The overall wage will vary depending on the region of Vietnam in which individuals are employed. For additional information on the minimum wage increase by region, check here.  

What are the Changes?  

Vietnam will raise the country’s minimum wage effective 1 July 2022. The amount will vary depending on the region in which an individual is employed in Vietnam but will amount to an overall increase of six percent.  

Looking Ahead  

The new minimum wages will enter into force on 1 July 2022. Continue to check the government of Vietnam’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  


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Jessie is Envoy's Global Immigration Writer.

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