Work for the minimum wage hike started early! Interim raise or 2023? Here are the details…
Now, the last months for the year 2023 have been entered. Those who were not satisfied with the minimum wage hike in July started to wait for the minimum wage hike in January 2023. As it is known, President Erdoğan stated that the 2023 minimum wage hike will be better than the previous one. A statement supporting this statement came from Journalist Engin Pınarbaşlı. Pınarbaşlı, who shared on his Twitter account, said, “Work has been started for the minimum wage to be 8 thousand TL. Good luck TURKEY…”
HOW MUCH IS THE 2023 MINIMUM WAGE?
With the minimum wage hike in July, the new amount increased by 30% to 5500 TL. Along with it, pensions and civil servant salaries also increased. However, there were many people who did not find the raise sufficient.
For this reason, it was predicted that an interim adjustment to the minimum wage would come in the markets. Journalist Engin Pınarbaşlı made the first statement in support of this. before on Twitter EYT Pınarbaşlı, who made important statements about the minimum wage increase, said, “Work has been started for the minimum wage to be 8 thousand TL. Good luck TURKEY..”
GRACE WILL END, PURCHASING POWER WILL INCREASE
Vedat Bilgin, Minister of Labor and Social Security, stated that a new step was taken for the workers who could not find what they expected for the minimum wage announced in July. Minister Bilgin, who gave important messages on the subject, said that the talks had started.
Taking steps to regain the trust of disgruntled voters before the elections to be held in 2023, to increase the purchasing power of the citizens and to create a positive return in the elections, the AK Party carries out serious studies on making significant improvements in salaries. In this context, the most important item is undoubtedly the minimum wage.
NET DATE FOR MINIMUM WAGE NEGOTIATION
Minimum wage Negotiations for the agreement will begin in the first week of December. The reconciliation work will continue until the end of December, and the minimum wage that will be valid in 2023 will be announced by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan after the last meeting, which is thought to take place on 28-29 December. Since it was the last minimum wage increase before the election, there is also a prediction that the increase in question will be higher.
HOW MUCH IS THE MINIMUM WAGE 2022?
The minimum wage, which was applied as gross 3,577 liras and net 2 thousand 825 liras in 2021, was determined to be gross 5 thousand 4 lira and net 4 thousand 253 lira for 2022, with an increase of 50 percent. With the latest minimum wage, the current minimum wage increased by 30% to 5 thousand 500 TL.