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CURRENT DAILY MINIMUM WAGE RATES
REGION VIII, Eastern Visayas a/
Per Wage Order No. RB VIII-19
b/
Effective February 12, 2017



Sector/Industry
Basic Minimum Wage Rates under WO No. RB VIII-18 Amount of Increase in Basic Minimum Wage under WO No. RB VIII-19
New Daily Basic Minimum Wage Rates upon effectivity COLA under Wage Order No. RB VIII-17
New Daily Minimum Wage Rates
Non-Agriculture 253.00 25.00 278.00 7.00 285.00
   (Including Sugar Mills) 255.00 23.00 278.00 7.00 285.00
           
COTTAGE/HANDICRAFT 231.00 15.00 246.00 7.00 253.00
           
RETAIL/SERVICE          
   Employing 10 workers and below 228.00 10.00 238.00 7.00 245.00
   Employing 11 up to 30 workers 253.00 15.00 268.00 7.00 275.00
           
AGRICULTURE          
   Non-Sugar 234.00 10.00 244.00 7.00 251.00
   Sugar Farm 228.00 10.00 238.00 7.00 245.00
 


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 Sugar Mills into Non-Agriculture;
  • Sub-classification of Retail/Service into Employing 10 workers and below and Employing 11 up to 30 workers;
  • Sub-classification of Agriculture into Non-Sugar and Sugar Farm.
  • Increase in the basic wage:
  • P25.00/day for Non-Agriculture;
  • P23.00/day for Sugar Mills (now merged to Non-Agriculture);
  • P15.00/day for Cottage/Handicraft;
  • 10.00/day for Retail/Service Employing 10 workers and below;
  • P15.00/day for Retail/Service Employing 11 up to 30 workers;
  • P10.00/day for Agriculture Non-Sugar; and
  • P10.00/day for Agriculture Sugar Farm.

 

Issued on December 19, 2016 and published at Leyte Samar Daily Express on January 28, 2017.

   
  Posted 31 January 2017

 

 

 

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