Domestic Worker Contract & Pay

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Domestic worker Rates for 2018

DOMESTIC WORKER MINIMUM WAGE SCHEDULE
Table 1: Area A -Minimum wages for domestic workers who work more than 27 ordinary hours per week per weekTable 2: Area A-Minimum wages for domestic workers who work 27 ordinary hours or less
Bergrivier Local Municipality, Breederivier Local Municipality, Buffalo City Local Municipality, Cape Agulhas Local Municipality, Cederberg Local Municipality, City of Cape Town, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Drakenstein Local Municipality, Ekurhulen Metropolitan Municipality, Emalahleni Local Municipality, Emfuleni Local Municipality, Ethekwini Metropolitan Unicity, Gamagara Local Municipality, George Local Municipality, Hibiscus Coast Local Municipality, Karoo Hoogland Local Municipality, Kgatelopele Local Municipality, Khara Hais Local Municipality, Knysna Local Municipality, Kungwini Local Municipality, Kouga Local Municipality, Langeberg Local Municipality, Lesedi Local Municipality, Makana Local Municipality, Mangaung Local Municipality, Matzikama Local Municipality, Metsimaholo Local Municipality, Middelburg Local Municipality, Midvaal Local Municipality, Mngeni Local Municipality, MogaIe Local Municipality, Mosselbaai Local Municipality, Msunduzi Local Municipality, Mtubatu Local Municipality, Nama Khoi Local Municipality, Nelson Mandela, Nokeng tsa Taemane Local Municipality, Oudtshoorn Local Municipality, Overstrand Local Municipality, Plettenbergbaai Local Municipality, Potchefstroom Local Municipality, Randfontein Local Municipality, Richtersveld Local Municipality, Saldanha Bay Local Municipality, Sol Plaatjie Local Municipality, Stellenbosch Local Municipality, Swartland Local Municipality, Swellendam Local Municipality, Theewaterskloof Local Municipality, Umdoni Local Municipality, uMhIathuze Local Municipality and Witzenberg Local Municipality.
Minimum rates for the period 1 January 2018 to 30 November 2018Minimum rates for the period 1 January 2018 to 30 November 2018
Hourly Rate (R)13.05Hourly Rate (R)15.28
Weekly Rate (R)587.40 *Weekly Rate (R)412.60 ***
Monthly Rate (R)2545.22 **Monthly Rate (R)1787.80 ****
Table 1: Area B (Areas not mentioned in Area A) Minimum wages for domestic workers who work more than 27 ordinary hours per weekTable 1: Area B (Areas not mentioned in Area A) Minimum wages for domestic workers who work 27 ordinary hours per week
Hourly Rate (R)11.89Hourly Rate (R)14.03
Weekly Rate (R)534.91 *Weekly Rate (R)378.83 ***
Monthly Rate (R)2317.75 **Monthly Rate (R)1641.48 ****
* Indicative weekly rate for employees working a maximum of 45 ordinary hours PW.*** Indicative weekly rate for employees working a maximum of 27 ordinary hours PW.
** Indicative monthly rate for employees working a maximum of 45 ordinary hours PW.**** Indicative monthly rate for employees working a maximum of 27 Ordinary hours PW.