Minimum Wages in Kerala

The State Government of Kerala revised the minimum wages from 1st October 2023.

The State Government divided the state into the following areas for ease of administration:

  1. Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Kollam
  3. Punalur
  4. Pathanamthitta
  5. Alappuzha
  6. Kottayam
  7. Mundakayam
  8. Idukki/Munnar
  9. Ernakulum
  10. Chalakkudy
  11. Thrissur
  12. Palakkad
  13. Malappuram
  14. Kozhikode
  15. Wayanad/Meppadi
  16. Kannur
  17. Kasargod
Minimum Wages of Thiruvananthapuram effective from 01.09.23:
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14166.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4836.000.00
ARs. 13956.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4836.00Rs. 3276.00
BRs. 13746.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4836.00Rs. 3276.00
CRs. 13536.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4836.00Rs. 3276.00
DRs. 13326.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4836.00Rs. 3276.00
ERs. 13116.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4836.00Rs. 3276.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3276.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3276.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3276.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3276.00
Minimum Wages of Kollam effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13750.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4420.000.00
ARs. 13540.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4420.00Rs. 2860.00
BRs. 13330.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4420.00Rs. 2860.00
CRs. 13120.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4420.00Rs. 2860.00
DRs. 12910.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4420.00Rs. 2860.00
ERs. 12700.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4420.00Rs. 2860.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2860.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2860.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2860.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2860.00
Minimum Wages of Punalur effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13802.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4472.000.00
ARs. 13592.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4472.00Rs. 2912.00
BRs. 13382.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4472.00Rs. 2912.00
CRs. 13172.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4472.00Rs. 2912.00
DRs. 12962.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4472.00Rs. 2912.00
ERs. 12752.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4472.00Rs. 2912.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2912.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2912.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2912.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2912.00
Minimum Wages of Pathanamthitta effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14270.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4940.000.00
ARs. 14060.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
BRs. 13850.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
CRs. 13640.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
DRs. 13430.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
ERs. 13220.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3380.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3380.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3380.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3380.00
Minimum Wages of Alappuzha effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14270.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4940.000.00
ARs. 14060.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
BRs. 13850.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
CRs. 13640.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
DRs. 13430.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
ERs. 13220.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4940.00Rs. 3380.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3380.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3380.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3380.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3380.00
Minimum Wages of Kottayam effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14218.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4888.000.00
ARs. 14008.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4888.00Rs. 3328.00
BRs. 13798.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4888.00Rs. 3328.00
CRs. 13588.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4888.00Rs. 3328.00
DRs. 13378.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4888.00Rs. 3328.00
ERs. 13168.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4888.00Rs. 3328.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3328.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3328.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3328.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3328.00
Minimum Wages of Munadakayam effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14426.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 5096.000.00
ARs. 14216.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 5096.00Rs. 3536.00
BRs. 14006.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 5096.00Rs. 3536.00
CRs. 13796.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 5096.00Rs. 3536.00
DRs. 13586.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 5096.00Rs. 3536.00
ERs. 13376.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 5096.00Rs. 3536.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3536.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3536.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3536.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3536.00
Minimum Wages of Idukki/Munnar, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13542.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4212.000.00
ARs.13332.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4212.00Rs. 2652.00
BRs. 13122.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4212.00Rs. 2652.00
CRs. 12912.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4212.00Rs. 2652.00
DRs. 12702.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4212.00Rs. 2652.00
ERs. 12492.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4212.00Rs. 2652.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2652.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2652.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2652.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2652.00
Minimum Wages of Ernakulum effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13542.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4160.000.00
ARs.13332.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4160.00Rs. 2600.00
BRs. 13122.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4160.00Rs. 2600.00
CRs. 12912.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4160.00Rs. 2600.00
DRs. 12702.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4160.00Rs. 2600.00
ERs. 12492.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4160.00Rs. 2600.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2600.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2600.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2600.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2600.00
Minimum Wages of Chalakkudy effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14374.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 5044.000.00
ARs. 14164.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 5044.00Rs. 3484.00
BRs. 13954.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 5044.00Rs. 3484.00
CRs. 13744.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 5044.00Rs. 3484.00
DRs. 13534.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 5044.00Rs. 3484.00
ERs. 13324.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 5044.00Rs. 3484.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3484.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3484.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3484.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3484.00
Minimum Wages of Thrissur, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13308.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 3978.000.00
ARs. 13098.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 3978.00Rs. 2418.00
BRs. 12888.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 3978.00Rs. 2418.00
CRs. 12678.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 3978.00Rs. 2418.00
DRs. 12468.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 3978.00Rs. 2418.00
ERs. 12258.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 3978.00Rs. 2418.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2418.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2418.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2418.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2418.00
Minimum Wages of Palakkad, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13568.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4238.000.00
ARs. 13358.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4238.00Rs. 2626.00
BRs. 13148.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4238.00Rs. 2626.00
CRs. 12938.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4238.00Rs. 2626.00
DRs. 12728.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4238.00Rs. 2626.00
ERs. 12518.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4238.00Rs. 2626.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2626.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2626.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2626.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2626.00
Minimum Wages of Malappuram, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13646.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4316.000.00
ARs. 13436.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4316.00Rs. 2756.00
BRs. 13226.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4316.00Rs. 2756.00
CRs. 13016.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4316.00Rs. 2756.00
DRs. 12806.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4316.00Rs. 2756.00
ERs. 12596.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4316.00Rs. 2756.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2756.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2756.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2756.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2756.00
Minimum Wages of Kozhikode, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14010.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4680.000.00
ARs. 13800.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4680.00Rs. 3120.00
BRs. 13590.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4680.00Rs. 3120.00
CRs. 13380.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 4680.00Rs. 3120.00
DRs. 13170.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4680.00Rs. 3120.00
ERs. 12960.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4680.00Rs. 3120.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3120.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3120.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3120.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3120.00
Minimum Wages of Wayanad/Meppadi, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 13230.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 3900.000.00
ARs. 13020.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 3900.00Rs. 2340.00
BRs. 12810.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 3900.00Rs. 2340.00
CRs. 12600.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 3900.00Rs. 2340.00
DRs. 12390.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 3900.00Rs. 2340.00
ERs. 12180.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 3900.00Rs. 2340.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 2340.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 2340.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 2340.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 2340.00
Minimum Wages of Kannur, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14114.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 4784.000.00
ARs. 13904.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 4784.00Rs. 3224.00
BRs. 13694.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 4784.00Rs. 3224.00
CRs. 13484.00Rs. 13274.00Rs. 13064.00Rs. 4784.00Rs. 3224.00
DRs. 13274.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 4784.00Rs. 3224.00
ERs. 13064.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 4784.00Rs. 3224.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3224.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3224.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3224.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3224.00
Minimum Wages of Kasargod, effective from 01.09.23
GRADETOTALBASIC (GENERAL)BASIC (IT)DA (GENERAL)DA (IT)
SpecialRs. 14504.00Rs. 9330.000.00Rs. 5174.000.00
ARs. 14294.00Rs. 9120.00Rs. 21330.00Rs. 5174.00Rs. 3614.00
BRs. 14084.00Rs. 8910.00Rs. 19950.00Rs. 5174.00Rs. 3614.00
CRs. 13874.00Rs. 8700.00Rs. 18700.00Rs. 5174.00Rs. 3614.00
DRs. 13664.00Rs. 8490.00Rs. 17560.00Rs. 5174.00Rs. 3614.00
ERs. 13454.00Rs. 8280.00Rs. 16520.00Rs. 5174.00Rs. 3614.00
F0.000.00Rs. 15570.000.00Rs. 3614.00
G0.000.00Rs. 15120.000.00Rs. 3614.00
H0.000.00Rs. 13470.000.00Rs. 3614.00
I0.000.00Rs. 13110.000.00Rs. 3614.00

Salary Structure For Minimum Wage Workers in Kerala

Simplify your comprehensive wage structure designs with these easy-to-use and customizable templates for employees across various districts of Kerala, like Thiruvananthapuram, Palakkad, and Thrissur.

Salary Structure for Unskilled Labour: Under Minimum Wage in Kerala
CTC600000
Minimum Wages13956
Basic Salary Structure
ComponentsFormula
AllowanceBASIC + DA25000
HRA12500.00
LTA1250.00
SP11250.00
Gross Salary50000.00
Ad-hoc AllowanceMonthly Bonus4150.00
ContributionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee3
DeductionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee15
PF Admin Charge150
PT150
Salary on Hand46082
Note: Copy this BASIC + DA value to perform the Salary Structure Calculation
Calculated Basic + DA25000
Salary Structure for Semi-skilled Labour: Under Minimum Wage in Kerala
CTC600000
Minimum Wages13358
Basic Salary Structure
ComponentsFormula
AllowanceBASIC + DA25000
HRA12500.00
LTA1250.00
SP11250.00
Gross Salary50000.00
Ad-hoc AllowanceMonthly Bonus4150.00
ContributionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee3
DeductionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee15
PF Admin Charge150
PT150
Salary on Hand46082
Note: Copy this BASIC + DA value to perform the Salary Structure Calculation
Calculated Basic + DA25000
Salary Structure for Skilled Labour: Under Minimum Wage in Kerala
CTC600000
Minimum Wages13098
Basic Salary Structure
ComponentsFormula
AllowanceBASIC + DA25000
HRA12500.00
LTA1250.00
SP11250.00
Gross Salary50000.00
Ad-hoc AllowanceMonthly Bonus4150.00
ContributionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee3
DeductionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee15
PF Admin Charge150
PT150
Salary on Hand46082
Note: Copy this BASIC + DA value to perform the Salary Structure Calculation
Calculated Basic + DA25000
Salary Structure for Highly Skilled Labour: Under Minimum Wage in Kerala
CTC600000
Minimum Wages13800
Basic Salary Structure
ComponentsFormula
AllowanceBASIC + DA25000
HRA12500.00
LTA1250.00
SP11250.00
Gross Salary50000.00
Ad-hoc AllowanceMonthly Bonus4150.00
ContributionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee3
DeductionEmployee PF1800
Employee ESI0
LWF Employee15
PF Admin Charge150
PT150
Salary on Hand46082
Note: Copy this BASIC + DA value to perform the Salary Structure Calculation
Calculated Basic + DA25000

Source: https://www.ascent-online.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/08/KeralaMinimuWages.pdf

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