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Table 2 Sectoral minima and date of introduction

From: The impact of sectoral minimum wage laws on employment, wages, and hours of work in South Africa

Sector Occupation Areas Full-time/Part-time Firm size Date
Retail Managers A, B, and C > 27 hours per week < 5 employees February 2003
Clerks ≤ 27 hours per week1 ≥ 5 employees2
Sales Assistant
Shop assistant
Drivers
Forklift operators
Cashiers
Domestic work N/A A and B > 27 hours per week ≤ 27 hours per week N/A August 2003
Forestry N/A N/A N/A N/A March 2006
Taxi workers Drivers Fare collectors N/A N/A N/A July 2005
Private Security N/A 1,2,3,4 and 5 N/A N/A November 2001
  1. Source: Government Gazettes available from < http://www.labour.gov.za >.
  2. Notes: 1 Since 2006.
  3. 2 Until 2005.