Paper Industry in El Salvador Pays Best Wages
Monday, October 28, 2013
The industry average nominal wage is $549, but in certain areas such as paper and cardboard it is $609.
This was explained Doris de Rivera, industrial manager...
Panama: Wage Increase in Reverted Areas
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
The Union of Construction Workers of Panama is demanding $4.90 per hour minimum wage from companies who provide services to the Panama Canal or are operating in the reverted areas.
The request was made by the Trade Union of Construction...
Guatemala: More Work and Less Pay
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
When vacancies arise companies fill them paying the new employee less than before, and give them even more demanding requirements.
A Manpower study outlined in an article in...
Nicaragua: Minimum Wage up 6%
Monday, August 19, 2013
The increase was approved by the National Minimum Wage Commission in March and will be applied from September 1.
After approval, from the 1st of the next month the...
Salaries in Panama
Friday, July 26, 2013
Transnational corporations pay average salaries of nearly $2000, while the average salary for Panamanians is $541.
An article in Prensa.com reports on a market study...
Salary Increases in Panama
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Remuneration paid in Wholesale Trading increased by 15.1% Retail Trade by 10.7%, Hotels and Restaurants by 10.2%, Manufacturing by 7.5% and Other Services by 1.8% .
The National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC),...
Minimum Wage in El Salvador Up 12%
Thursday, June 27, 2013
The increase approved by the National Minimum Wage Council will be implemented in three stages over a period of 18 months after publication in the Official Journal.
Eleconomista.net reports that "the agreement states that...
Private Salaries Increase by 2.4% in Costa Rica
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
The National Wages Council has approved the increase which will take effect from July 1 and will affect nearly 1.2 million private sector workers.
According to Zayda Solano, president of the National...
Service Sector Pays Higher Executive Salaries
Thursday, June 13, 2013
In Guatemala, telephony, retail sales, financial activities and services offer the best remuneration at managerial levels.
The survey Business System Salary Information by...