Minimum Wages Turkey 2022

Minimum Wages Turkey 2022

Minimum Wage for 2022 Announced.

Each year, The Turkish government adjusts the minimum wages.

The gross salary may consist of:

  • the basic salary in your employment contract has been agreed;
  • the allowances for performance, shifts, irregular hours, standby duty and working conditions;
  • the fixed bonus for the sales you make any payment and you will receive;
  • the rewards of third parties caused by the work.
  • Minimum wages for foreign workers are set differently in Turkey. This depends on the type of profession you practice. More about this will be published on our website.

The total gross salary might not be less than the minimum wage.


Period 01.01.2022 - 31.12.2022

Gross Salary5.004,00
Social Insurance Employee SGK 14%700,56
Unemployment insurance 1%50,04
Income Tax 15% (*)0,00
Cost of living allowance (agi)0,00
Stamp tax 7,59% (*)0,00
Total Deductions750,60
Net Salary4.253,40


Gross Salary5.004,00
Employer contribution Social Insurance SGK 15,5%775,62
Unemployment insurance 2%100,08
Total costs employer5.879,70

Please notify:

  • Due to inflation, the government has decided to abolish the tax on wages. In addition, the contribution for agi will no longer be paid.
  • Net salary for apartment staff is defined as 4.253,40
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