REGION VIII (Eastern Visayas)

DAILY MINIMUM WAGE RATES

 

CURRENT DAILY MINIMUM WAGE RATES
REGION VIII, Eastern Visayas 
a/
Per Wage Order No. RB VIII-20 
b/
(Effective: June 25, 2018)

Sector/Industry Minimum Wage Rates under WO No. RB VIII-19 (Basic + ₱7 COLA) Amount of Increase in Minimum Wage New Daily Minimum Wage Rates upon Effectivity
NON-AGRICULTURE ₱285.00 ₱20.00 ₱305.00
Sugar Mills
Retail/Service employing 11 up to 30 workers ₱275.00 ₱30.00 ₱305.00
COTTAGE/HANDICRAFT ₱253.00 ₱22.00 ₱275.00
RETAIL/SERVICE ₱245.00 ₱30.00 ₱275.00
(Employing 10 workers & below)
AGRICULTURE
Non-Sugar ₱251.00 ₱24.00 ₱275.00
Sugar Farm ₱245.00 ₱30.00 ₱275.00

 

a/ Covers the Provinces of Leyte, Southern Leyte, Biliran, Samar, Eastern Samar, Northern Samar and the Cities of Tacloban, Ormoc, Maasin, Catbalogan, Borongan, Baybay and Calbayog.
b/ Grants the following:

  • Reclassification of Industry/Sector:
    • Merging of Retail/Service employing 11 up to 30 workers into Non-Agriculture;
    • Collapsing of Non-Sugar and Sugar Farm into Agriculture
  • Integration of ₱7.00 COLA under W.O. No. RBVIII-17 into the basic pay
  • Increase in the basic wage, as follows:
    • ₱20.00/day for Non-Agriculture;
    • ₱30.00/day for Retail/Service Employing 11 up to 30 workers (now merged to Non-Agriculture);
    • ₱22.00/day for Cottage/Handicraft;
    • ₱30.00/day for Retail/Service Employing 10 workers and below;
    • ₱24.00/day for Non-Sugar Agriculture (now collapsed under Agriculture); and
    • ₱30.00/day for Sugar Farm Agriculture (now collapsed under Agriculture).

 

Issued on May 07, 2018 and published at Sunday Punch on June 10, 2018.

UPDATED: 22 November 2018

MINIMUM WAGE RATES FOR DOMESTIC WORKERS

 

CURRENT MINIMUM WAGE RATES FOR DOMESTIC WORKERS
REGION VIII, EASTERN VISAYAS a/
Per Kasambahay Wage Order No. RBVIII-01 b/
(Effective 23 March 2016)

Upon effectivity of the Wage Order:
  • P2,500.00 in chartered cities and first class municipalities
  • P2,000.00 in other municipalities
a/ Covers the Provinces of Leyte, Southern Leyte, Biliran, Samar, Eastern Samar, Northern Samar and  the Cities of Tacloban, Ormoc, Maasin, Catbalogan, Borongan, Baybay and Calbayog.
a/ Issued on 03 March 2016; published on 08 March 2016 at Leyte Samar Daily Express.
Posted 4 March 2016

 

DOWNLOADS ( REGION VIII (Eastern Visayas) )

  • Download Wage Order No. RBVIII-20/Implementing Rules
  • Download Kasambahay Wage Order No. RBVIII-01/Implementing Rules
  • Wage Advisory

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