Government Decision no.871 / 2013 on the guaranteed gross minimum wage was published on 15 November 2013.
The Decision sets a minimum wage of RON 850 per month for a full-time work schedule of 168 hours per month. This wage level applies during the period 1 January 2014 – 30 June 2014.
As of 1 July 2014, the gross minimum wage will be increased to RON 900 per month for a full-time work schedule of 168 hours.
Setting a salary below these levels by means of an individual labour contract will be considered an offence and sanctioned with a fine of between RON 1,000 to RON 2,000.
[Source: Official Gazette of Romania no. 703 / 15 November 2013]
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