Revision of Minimum Rates of Wages in the employment of establishments in West Bengal, effective from 01.01.2017 till 30.06.2017
The Office of the Labour Commissioner, Government of West Bengal has issued a Circular dated 24th January, 2017 revising the minimum rates of wages in the employment of Establishments as defined under the Shops and Establishments, Act, 1963 in the State of West Bengal.
The new rates are as follows –
|Categories of Employees||Rate of Wages in Zone A||Rate of Wages in Zone B|
|Unskilled||Rs. 7546.00||Rs. 6669.00|
|Semi-Skilled||Rs. 8301.00||Rs. 7334.00|
|Skilled||Rs. 9131.00||Rs. 8069.00|
|Highly Skilled||Rs. 10044.00||Rs. 8877.00|
These rates are effective from 1st January, 2017 to 30th June, 2017.
For further details, please refer to the document attached with this mail.
Source: Office of the Labour Commissioner, Government of West Bengal