Summary of Latest Wage Orders and Implementing Rules Issued by The Regional Boards

LATEST WAGE ORDERS/IMPLEMENTING RULES ISSUED BY THE REGIONAL BOARDS (2017-2018 Issuances)
As of 31 January 2019

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REGULAR WAGE ORDERS:

WAGE ORDER WAGE INCREASE / COLA NON-AGRICULTURE MINIMUM WAGE RATE COVERAGE WAGE ORDER STATUS OF IMPLEMENTING RULES
Date of Issuance Date of Publication Date of Effectivity
 

NCR – 22

 

 

  • ₱25.00/day basic wage increase
  • Integration of ₱10.00 COLA into the basic wage

 

 

₱537.00

(₱512.00 minimum wage rate under the previous W.O. + ₱25.00 basic wage increase)

 

 

 

Minimum wage earners

 

October 30, 2018

 

November 07, 2018

 

 

The Philippine Star

 

November 22, 2018

 

Issued – Nov. 22, 2018

Approved – Nov. 27, 2018

Published –

 

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

 

 

RB-CAR – 19

  • ₱20.00-₱30.00/day basic wage increase

 

 

₱300.00-₱320.00

 

 

Minimum wage earners

 

July 20, 2018

 

August 05, 2018

 

Baguio Midland Courier

 

August 20, 2018

 

Issued – July 20, 2018

Approved – Sept. 25, 2018

Published –

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

 

RB I-19

 

  • Ranging from P13.00-P30.00
 

Large & Comm. Fishing – P310.00

Medium – P285.00

Small – P265.00

Micro – P256.00

 

 

Minimum wage earners

 

November 24, 2017

 

January 10, 2018

 

 

The City Bulletin

 

January 25, 2018

 

Issued – Nov. 24, 2017

Approved – Jan. 12, 2018

Published – Jan. 24, 2018

The Weekly City Bulletin

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

April 09, 2018

 

 

RTWPB-02-19

 

  • ₱10.00 per day basic wage increase;
  • ₱10.00 COLA per day.

 

 

₱360.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

October 22, 2018

 

November 10, 2018

 

Northern Post

 

November 25, 2018

 

Issued –

Approved –

Published –

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

 

RB III – 21

 

 

  • ₱20.00/day basic wage increase

[NOTE: The ₱20.00/day basic wage increase in the province of Aurora shall be given in two (2) tranches (upon effectivity & 6 mos. after effectivity)]

 

₱393.00-₱400.00

 

In Aurora:

₱339.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

June 28, 2018

 

July 17, 2018

 

 

Sun Star Pampanga

 

August 01, 2018

 

Issued – July 19, 2018

Approved – Aug. 09, 2018

Published – Aug. 31, 2018

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

November 14, 2018

 

RB-IVA – 18

 

  •  ₱14.00 – ₱21.50 basic wage increase per day
  • ₱2.00 – ₱5.00 simplification increase to be given on December 01, 2019
 

GCA:

₱325.50-₱400.00

 

EGA:

₱317.50-₱344.00

 

RBA:

₱317.00-₱327.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

February 28, 2018

 

April 13, 2018

 

 

Philippine Star

 

 

 

April 28, 2018

 

Issued – May 03, 2018

Approved – June 04, 2018

Published – June 15, 2018

Philippine Star

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

August 29, 2018

 

RB-MIMAROPA -09

 

  • ₱20.00/day basic wage increase for Establishments with 10 workers and above
  • ₱12.00/day basic wage increase for Establishments with less than 10 workers.
 

Establishments with 10 workers and above

₱320.00

 

Establishments with less than 10

₱283.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

October 09, 2018

 

November 12, 2018

 

 

The Manila Times

 

November 27, 2018

 

Issued – Nov. 05, 2018

Approved – Nov. 27, 2018

Published –

 

 

NO EXEMPTION

ALLOWED

 

RB V – 19

 

  • ₱20.00-₱30.00 basic wage increase to be given into two (2) tranches:

 

  • Upon effectivity
  • May 01, 2019
 

Upon effectivity:

₱305.00

(estab. employing 10 and above)

 

₱295.00

(estab. employing 1 to 9)

 

Minimum wage earners

 

August 14, 2018

 

September 06, 2018

 

Bicol Mail

 

September 21, 2018

 

Issued – Aug. 20, 2018

Approved – Sept. 18, 2018

Published –

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

RB VI – 24

 

  • ₱8.50-₱26.50/day basic wage increase
  • ₱5.00-₱15.00 COLA
 

₱365.00

 

 

Minimum wage earners

 

June 08, 2018

 

June 27, 2018

 

Daily Guardian and Negros Daily Bulletin

 

July 12, 2018

 

Issued – June 18, 2018

Approved – July 19, 2018

Published –

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

 

 

ROVII – 21

 

  • ₱10.00 – ₱52.00/day increase in basic wage
 

P366.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

June 18, 2018

 

July 19, 2018

 

 

The Freeman

 

August 03, 2018

 

Issued – June 18, 2018

Approved – Aug. 09, 2018

Published – Aug. 18, 2018

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

November 01, 2018

 

RBVIII-20

 

  • Integration of P7.00 COLA under WO No. RBVIII-19 into the basic pay
  • P20.00-P30.00 basic pay increase
 

P305.00

 

 

Minimum wage earners

 

May 07, 2018

 

June 10, 2018

 

Sunday Punch

 

June 25, 2018

 

Issued – May 21, 2018

Approved – June 29, 2018

Published –

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

RIX – 20

 

  • ₱20.00/day basic wage increase
 

₱316.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

June 29, 2018

 

July 15, 2018

 

 

Zamboanga Today

 

July 30, 2018

 

Issued – July 09, 2018

Approved – Aug. 13, 2018

Published – Aug. 23, 2018

Zamboanga Times

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

November 06, 2018

 

RB X – 20

 

  • ₱27.00/day basic wage increase
  • ₱35.00/day basic wage increase in the Municipality of Lugait (reclassified from WC III to WC II)
  • ₱34.00/day basic wage increase in the Municipality of Balingasag (reclassified from WC IV to WC III)

 

 

WCI –   P365.00

WCII –  P358.00

WCIII – P350.00

WCIV – P343.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

October 09, 2018

 

October 17, 2018

 

Mindanao Daily News

 

November 01, 2018

 

Issued – Oct. 09, 2018

Approved – Oct. 30, 2018

Published –

 

 

 

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

 

 

RB XI – 20

 

  • ₱56.00/day basic wage increase to be given in two (2) tranches:

 

  • ₱30.00 effective August 16, 2018
  • ₱26.00 effective February 16, 2019

 

 

Upon effectivity:

₱370.00

 

 

Effective February 16, 2019:

₱396.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

June 27, 2018

 

August 01, 2018

 

Sun Star Davao

 

 

 

August 16, 2018

 

Issued – July 16, 2018

Approved – Aug. 31, 2018

Published – Sept. 11, 2018

Sun Star Davao

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

RB XII – 20

 

 

  • Increase in basic pay:
  • P16/day for Non-Agriculture
  • P18/day for Agriculture/Retail/Service Establishment
 

P311.00

 

Minimum wage earners

 

April 13, 2018

 

April 26, 2018

 

Brigada News Philippines

 

May 11, 2018

 

Issued – Apr. 13, 2018

Approved – May 09, 2018

Published – May 19, 2018

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

August 02, 2018

 

RXIII – 15

 

 

  • ₱10.00 COLA upon effectivity;
  • ₱10.00/day in the basic pay effective February 14, 2018;
  • ₱5.00/day in the basic pay effective May 01, 2018
 

₱305.00

(P275 basic pay + P30.00 COLA)

 

Minimum wage earners

 

November 10, 2017

 

November 23, 2017

 

 

Mindanao Daily News

 

December 08, 2017

 

Issued – Dec. 08, 2017

Approved – Dec. 22, 2017

Published – Jan. 08, 2018

Mindanao Daily News

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

Mar. 24, 2018

 

RB ARMM – 17

 

  • ₱15.00/day basic wage increase

 

 

₱280.00

 

 

Minimum wage earners

 

April 23, 2018

 

May 31, 2018

 

The Mindanao News Star

 

June 15, 2018

 

Issued – June 26, 2018

Approved – June 26, 2018

Published – July 12, 2018

The Mindanao News Star

 

WITH EXEMPTION

Deadline of filing:

September 25, 2018

 

KASAMBAHAY WAGE ORDERS:

 

WAGE ORDER WAGE INCREASE / COLA NON-AGRICULTURE MINIMUM WAGE RATE COVERAGE WAGE ORDER STATUS OF IMPLEMENTING RULES
Date of Issuance Date of Publication Date of Effectivity
 

NCR-DW-01

 

  • ₱1,000.00 increase
 

₱3,500.00

 

 

Domestic workers

 

November 20, 2017

 

December 01, 2017

 

 

Philippine Star

 

December 16, 2017

 

Issued – Nov. 21, 2017

Approved – Dec. 07, 2017

Published – Dec. 13, 2017

The Manila Times

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RB-CAR-DW-02

 

  • P500.00 increase
 

P3,000 – chartered cities and municipalities

 

P2,500 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

March 09, 2017

 

April 23, 2017

 

 

Baguio Midland Courier

 

May 8, 2017

 

Issued – Apr. 26, 2017

Approved – July 05, 2017

Published – May 21, 2017

The Herald Express

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RBI-DW-01

 

  •  P1,500 increase in chartered cities and first class municipalities
  • P1,000 increase in other municipalities
 

P3,500 – chartered cities and municipalities

 

P2,500 – EGA and RBA other municipalities

 

 

Domestic workers

 

August 17, 2016

 

September 17, 2016

 

 

Ilocos Herald

 

October 2, 2016

 

Issued – Aug. 17, 2016

Approved – Oct. 3, 2016

Published – Oct. 15, 2016

Ilocos Herald

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RTWPB-02-DW-02

 

  • ₱1,000.00 increase in all cities and municipalities regardless of income class
 

₱3,500

 

 

 

Domestic workers

 

October 22, 2018

 

November 10, 2018

 

Northern Post

 

November 25, 2018

 

Issued –

Approved –

Published –

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RBIII-DW-01

 

  • P2,000 in cities and first class municipalities
  • P1,500 in other municipalities
 

P4,000 – cities and first class municipalities

 

P3,000 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic workers

 

July 21, 2017

 

September 22, 2017

 

Sun Star Pampanga

 

October 07, 2017

 

Issued – Sept. 27, 2017

Approved – Nov. 17, 2017

Published – Dec. 03, 2017

Sun Star Pampanga

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

 

RB-IVA-DW-02

 

  • P1,000.00 increase in GCA (chartered cities and municipalities)
  • P1,200.00 increase in EGA and RBA (other municipalities)
 

P3,500 – GCA (chartered cities and municipalities)

 

P3,000 – EGA and RBA (other municipalities)

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

October 09, 2018

 

For publication.

 

 

Issued –

Approved –

Published –

Philippine Star

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RB-MIMAROPA-DW-01

 

  • P500.00 increase in cities and first class municipalities
  • P1,000.00 increase in other municipalities
 

P2,500 –cities and first class municipalities

 

P2,500 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

May 26, 2017

 

June 22, 2017

 

 

The Manila Times

 

July 07, 2017

 

Issued – May 26, 2017

Approved – July 07, 2017

Published – July 28, 2017

The Manila Times

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

 

RBV-DW-01

 

  • ₱1,000.00 increase in cities and first class municipalities
  • ₱1,000.00 increase in other municipalities.
 

P3,000 –cities and first class municipalities)

 

P2,500 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic workers

 

April 25, 2017

 

May 18, 2017

 

 

 

Bicol Mail

 

June 02, 2017

 

Issued – Apr. 25, 2017

Approved – June 07, 2017

Published – June 15, 2017

Bicol Mail

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

RBVI-DW-02

 

  • P1,000 – cities and first class municipalities
  • P1,500 – other municipalities

 

 

P3,500

 

Domestic Workers

 

November 06, 2017

 

November 23, 2017

 

Negros Daily Bulletin

 

December 08, 2017

 

 

 

 

Issued – Nov. 14, 2017

Approved – Dec. 12, 2017

Published – Jan. 26, 2018

Panay News & Negros Daily Bulletin

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

 

RO VII-DW-01

 

  • P1,000.00 increase
 

P3,000 – chartered cities and municipalities

 

P2,500 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

February 06, 2017

 

March 29, 2017

 

 

 

Sun Star Cebu

 

April 13, 2017

 

Issued – Feb. 06, 2017

Approved – May 09, 2017

Published – May 26, 2017

The Freeman Daily News

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RBVIII-DW-01

 

  • P500.00 increase
 

P2,500 – chartered cities and municipalities

 

P2,000 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

March 03, 2016

 

March 08, 2016

 

 

Leyte Samar Daily Express

 

March 23, 2016

 

Issued – March 30, 2016

Approved – May 4, 2016

Published – May 31, 2016

Leyte Samar Daily Express

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RIX-DW-01

 

  • P500.00 in chartered cities and first class municipalities
  • P500.00 in other municipalities
 

P2,500 – chartered cities and municipalities

 

P2,000 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

August 15, 2016

 

September 16, 2016

 

Zamboanga Today

 

October 1, 2016

 

Issued – Aug. 15, 2016

Approved – Oct. 3, 2016

Published – Oct. 13, 2016

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RBX-DW-01

 

  • P1,000 – chartered cities and municipalities
  • P500 – other municipalities

 

 

P3,000 –  cities and first class municipalities

 

P2,000 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

November 14, 2017

 

November 21, 2017

 

Mindanao Daily

 

December 06, 2017

 

Issued – Nov. 14, 2017

Approved – Dec. 12, 2017

Published – Jan. 04, 2018

Mindanao Daily News

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RBXI-DW-01

 

  • P1,000 – chartered cities and municipalities
  • P500 – other municipalities

 

 

P3,000 –  cities and first class municipalities

 

P2,000 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

October 30, 2017

 

December 01, 2017

 

Sun Star Davao

 

December 16, 2017

 

Issued – Nov. 07, 2017

Approved – Dec. 11, 2017

Published – Jan. 15, 2018

EDGE Davao Newspaper

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

RBXII-DW-01

 

  • P500 – chartered cities and municipalities
  • P500 – other municipalities

 

 

P2,500 –  cities and first class municipalities

 

P2,000 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

October 24, 2017

 

November 25, 2017

 

 

The Mindanao Cross

 

December 10, 2017

 

Issued – Oct. 24, 2017

Approved – Dec. 12, 2017

Published – Jan. 06, 2018

The Mindanao Cross

 

NO EXEMPTION ALLOWED

 

RXIII-DW-01

 

  • P1,000.00 in chartered cities and first class municipalities
  • P1,000.00 in other municipalities
 

P3,000 – chartered cities and municipalities

 

P2,500 – other municipalities

 

 

Domestic Workers

 

September 09, 2016

 

September 27, 2016

 

 

Mindanao Gold Star Daily

 

October 12, 2016

 

Issued – Sept. 19, 2016

Approved – Oct. 3, 2016

Published – Oct. 21, 2016

Mindanao Gold Star Daily

 

NO EXEMPTION ALOWED

 

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