Singapore’s Government Sets a Minimum Salary of S$1,000 for Cleaners (Entry-level)

16 January 2014


It was announced by Deputy Prime and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam on 8 Jan 2014 that there is an up to 20% increment in basic salary for cleaners at entry level. As a result, cleaning and security services companies have to pay S$1,000 for entry-level cleaners by September 2014.


On average, about 55,000 cleaners earn a median gross salary of $820 a month. Learn more