Interprofessional minimum wage (Smic)Data from 1980 to 2022

Key figures
Paru le : Paru le 12/05/2022
- May 2022

Interprofessional minimum wage (Smic)

Interprofessional minimum wage (Smic)
Year Gross hourly Smic¹ (in euros) Gross monthly Smic¹ for 151.67 hours of work (in euros) Date of publication in Journal Officiel Effective date
2022 10.85 1,645.58 20/04/2022 01/05/2022
2022 10.57 1,603.12 22/12/2021 01/01/2022
2021 10.48 1,589.47 30/09/2021 01/10/2021
2021 10.25 1,554.58 17/12/2020 01/01/2021
2020 10.15 1,539.42 19/12/2019 01/01/2020
2019 10.03 1,521.22 20/12/2018 01/01/2019
2018 9.88 1,498.47 21/12/2017 01/01/2018
2017 9.76 1,480.27 23/12/2016 01/01/2017
2016 9.67 1,466.62 18/12/2015 01/01/2016
2015 9.61 1,457.52 22/12/2014 01/01/2015
2014 9.53 1,445.38 19/12/2013 01/01/2014
2013 9.43 1,430.22 21/12/2012 01/01/2013
  • 1. Smic is the French acronym for interprofessional minimum wage.
  • Note: the gross hourly minimum wage in euros is assessed on the date the new rate comes into force. There may therefore be a change of rate during the year.
  • Reading note: as published in Journal Officiel of 20ᵗʰ April 2022, the gross hourly amount of minimum wage has been raised to 10.85 euros of 1ˢᵗ May 2022.
  • Coverage: France excluding Mayotte.
  • Source: Ministry of Labour, Employment and Integration.