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Ensuring Fair Compensation: How Much Should You Pay Your Domestic Worker?

South African law (under Sectoral Determination 7) sets out minimum wages required to be paid to domestic workers. The Department of Labour updates the minimum wages for domestic workers annually. The following update came into effect on 01 December 2015. In major metropolitan areas: Domestic workers who ordinarily work more than 27 hours per week must…