The minimum wage in France is called salaire minimum de croissance (SMIC), which stands for Salaire MInimum de Croissance. Since 1 January 2010 the SMIC is worth 8.86 euros per hour. This comes to a monthly gross salary of 1,343.77 euros for your employees. As the employer, your business is liable to an extra 42% of charges sociales patronales on that salary.
- SMIC growth hourly rate 8.86 euros (before employers’ social charges)
- SMIC growth monthly rate 1343.77 euros, based on 151,67 hours
- SMIC net monthly rate 1,056.24 euros
- Employer's social charges about 42%