In about three weeks, Poland’s new minimum wage will be implemented. The government has decided that the minimum gross salary will be raised by PLN 210 (in the absence of an agreement between unions and employers). However, there is also a second factor that will influence the rate hike. The calculation of the net minimum wage from January 2022 will become more convenient for the employee due to the entry into force of tax changes under the “Polish deal” program. At the exhibition, we present a salary calculator – starting from the minimum wage and above, taking into account the new rules.
High inflation is eating up our wages (November estimate is 7.7% YoY). Some consolation – at least for low-income people – would be Minimum wage increase and tax changesThat will make your net salary higher.
Cabinet regulation regarding minimum wages in 2022:
As of January 1, 2022, the minimum wage for work is PLN 3010. As of January 1, 2022, the minimum hourly wage is PLN 19.70.
Check how the net salaries of Poles are affected by the tax changes provided for by the Polish LADA.
Accounts available in the gallery:
Salary increase to a total of 3010 PLNThat the employee will receive about 2,210 PLN “on hand” under the current rules. However, if we calculate the bonus taking into account tax changes as part of the “Polish system”, then the minimum net salary will amount to more than 2,363.56 PLN.