Legal alert no. 50
Legal Alert no.50 – Amount of the minimum monthly wage for the year of 2018
On the past December 28th, it was published, in the Portuguese Official Gazette, Decree-Law no. 156/2017, which establishes in € 580,00 (five hundred and eighty euros) the amount of the minimum monthly wage guaranteed as from January 1st, 2018.
In addition, this Decree-Law foresees that employees with a public employment relationship, whose salary corresponds to a wage inferior to the minimum monthly wage, shall receive monthly the amount of € 580,00 (five hundred and eighty euros).
Decree-Law no. 156/2017, dated from December 28th, revokes Decree-Law no. 86-B/2016, dated from December 29th.
This Decree-Law enters into force on January 1st, 2018.
To access the full version of Decree-Law no. 156/2017, dated from December 28th, please go to https://dre.pt/application/conteudo/114420280.