NCR to Increase Daily Minimum Wage to PhP610 for Establishments with Above 15 Employees and PhP573 for those belowAtty Elvin
On 27 June 2023, the National Capital Region (NCR) Wage Board announced the approval of a PHP40 hike in the daily minimum wage for private sector workers in the region.
Under Wage Order No. NCR-24 on 26 June 2023, there will be an increase of PhP40.00 for the non-agriculture sector. This brings the daily minimum wage in the region from P570.00 to PhP610.00.
For the agriculture sector, service and retail establishments employing 15 or less workers, and manufacturing establishments regularly employing less than 10 workers the increase shall be from PhP533.00 to PhP573.00.
Wage Order No. NCR-24 is to take effect after 15 days from its publication, or on 16 July 2023.
Thus, for the Non-Agriculture, from PhP570.00, the additional PhP 40.00 will increase the daily minimum
For those in the Agriculture (Plantation and Non -Plantation, Service/Retail Establishments employing 15 workers or less, and manufacturing regularly employing less than 10 workers, from the previous PhP533.00, an increase of PhP40.00 will make the daily minimum PhP573.00.
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