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Minimum Wages in Punjan w.e.f March 1, 2014 to August 30, 2014

Minimum Wages in India: Revised Minimum Wages in Punjab applicable from March 2014. Revised rates applicable to Agriculture, Construction, Road Building, amongst other occupations. July 7, 2014

Punjab State Government has increased the minimum rates of wages for different categories of employees in respect of several Scheduled employments on PROVISIONAL BASIS. The said increase is only on PROVISIONAL BASIS.

 

Sr. No.  Scheduled Employment Category Total Daily Minimum Wages                      (In Rupees Per Day)
1 Agriculture without meal 258.34
with meals or food grains  233.14
2 Agriculture Implements, Machine Tools and General Engineering including Cycle and Electrical Goods Industry. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
3 Ahatas attached to wine and liquor shops or Ahatas attached to Beverages shops except soft drinks and carbonated Water. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
4 Automobile Repair shops and service stations (not attached with any public Motor Transport Company) Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
5 Ayurvedic and Unani pharmacies Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
6 Bakeries including Biscuit making
establishments
Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
7 Brick-Kiln Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
8 Cement Pipe making industries Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
9 Chemical and Distillery Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
10 Cinema Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
11 Construction and maintenance of roads or building operation Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
12 Contractors Establishments of the Forest Department. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
13 Cotton Ginning and Pressing Factories Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
14 Electroplating by using salts  of Chromium, Nickel or any other compound and the connected Buffing and Polishing Industry. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
15 (a) Ferrous Metal Rolling and Re-Rolling Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
(b) Non-Ferrous Metal  re-Rolling Industries. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
(c) Brass, Copper, Aluminum Utensils making Industries Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
16 Forestry and logging Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
17 Foundries with or without attached Machine shops Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
18 Hair Dressing such as those done by Barbers, Hair Dressing Saloons, Beauty Shops. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
19 Hotels , Restaurants, Tea stalls and Halwais Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
20 Ice factories and cold storages. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
21 Laundries services and cleaning and Dyeing Plants. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
22 Local Authority. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
23 Manufacturing of pulp paper and paper Boards and straw Boards including news prints Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
24 Manufacture and refining of sugar (vacuum pan sugar Factories). Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
25 Milk processing and Milk products Manufacturing establishments excluding Halwais shops. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
26 Motor Body Builders Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
27 Oil Mills Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
28 Operation of Tube Wells Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
29 Petroleum supply station establishments Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
30 Potteries, Ceramics and Refractory Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
31 Private Education Institution Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
32 Private Hospital, Clinics, Dispensaries, Nursing Homes and Medical Shops. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
33 Private Presses Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
34 Public Motor Transport Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
35  P.W.D.(Irrigation Branch) Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
36 P.W.D.(Public Health) Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
37 Rice Mills, Flour Mills and Dal Mills Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
38 Rubber Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
39 Saw Mill and Timber Trade Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
40 Scientific Industry Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
41 Shops & Commercial Establishments
(a) Grocers, Karyana and Grain Dealers Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
(b) General Merchants, Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
(c) Cloth Merchants Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
(d) Commission Agents and Bankers. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
(e) Furniture dealer Manufacturers  Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
42 Soap making and silicate Manufacturing establishments Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
43 Sports Goods Industry Semi-Skilled (for making lappas) (I) 23.4 (per dozen double)
Semi-Skilled (for making lappas) (II) 12.5 (per dozen double)
Skilled (stiching of half cup) (I) 80.40 (per dozen)
Skilled (stiching of half cup) (II) 107.90 (per dozen)
Skilled (gents/ladies coat) 541.6
Skilled (gents shirt) 105.4
44 Stone Breaking and Stone Crushing Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
45 Starch Manufacturing Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
46 Surgical and clinical Instruments Making Industries Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
47 Tailors and Readymade Garments Manufacturer Semi-Skilled (for making lappas) (I) 219.2
Semi-Skilled (for making lappas) (II) 249.2
Skilled (stiching of half cup) (I) 283.7
Skilled (stiching of half cup) (II) 323.4
Skilled (gents/ladies coat) 418.1
Skilled (gents shirt) 353.9
48 Tanneries and Leathers Manufactures Semi-Skilled (for making lappas) (I) 23.4 (per dozen double)
Semi-Skilled (for making lappas) (II) 12.5 (per dozen double)
Skilled (stiching of half cup) (I) 80.40 (per dozen)
Skilled (stiching of half cup) (II) 107.90 (per dozen)
Skilled (gents/ladies coat) 541.6
Skilled (gents shirt) 105.4
49 Textiles  Industries (including employment in woolen  Carpet making or Shawl Weaving establishments). Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
50 Dealers in Footwear and Travel Goods like Suitcases, Bags, etc.  Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
51 Dealers in Book Sellers, Stationers and Book Binders Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
52 Dealers in Tent, Crockery and House hold Goods Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
53 Dealer dealing in Steel Trunks, Drums, steel  Safes, Vaults and Almirahs, Sanitary and Plumbing fixtures and fitting of metals. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
54 Dealers in Medicals and Chemicals. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
55 Dealers in Photographic  and optical Goods. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
56 Dealers in Electricals and Electrical Goods including Radio, TV. Gramophones, public Address Equipments and Watch, clock and Watch, clock and Repair Shops. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
57 Section 2 (K) of the Factories Act,1948. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
58 Section 2(i) (Viii) of the Punjab Shops and Commercial  Establishments Act,1958. Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
59 Utensil shops Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14
60 Vegetable Ghee Manufacturing and vegetable oil Refining establishments Unskilled 248.34
Semi-Skilled 278.34
Skilled 312.84
Highly Skilled 352.54
Staff - Category A 447.24
Staff - Category B 383.04
Staff - Category C 325.34
Staff - Category D 279.14

 

Brick Kiln (Piece Rate) 
Sr. No. Category of employment Rates per 1000 Bricks/Tiles (In Rupees)
1 Pathera with Jamadari Commission Bricks 530.53
Tiles 588.63
2 Pathera without Jamadari Commission Bricks 500.43
Tiles 561.28
3 Bharai Wala Donkeys/Khacher loader, Rehri, jhota, Thela, etc, (Animal driven.) 197.48
Tempo. Truck (Mechanical Driven)  171.78
Truck Trolly loading unloading             (Pacca Bricks)  146.6
4 Chunai Wala  39.69
5 Keri wala  33.39
6 Nikasi wala 126.62
7 Mistri  28.44