2019 ARRIVES WITH INCREASES IN WAGES, PENSIONS AND RETIREMENT AGE
PENSIONS: As of January 1, pensions will rise by 1.6%
Thus, the amount of the minimum pension for retirees of 65 years with dependent spouse will be 835.8 euros per month, the one without a spouse in 677.4 euros and the one with a spouse not in charge in the 642.9 euros .
For its part, the widow's pension for holders with family responsibilities will be, as of January 1, 783.6 euros per month.
MINIMUM INTERPROFESSIONAL WAGE: the minimum interprofessional salary (MIS) will rise to 900 euros per month for fourteen payments from January 1, which is an increase of 22.3% compared to its current amount and its highest increase since 1977. In particular , the MIS will be at 30 euros a day, 900 euros a month and 12,600 euros a year. For seasonal and temporary workers, the minimum wage will be 42.62 euros per day, and for domestic employees, 7.04 euros per hour.
RETIREMENT AGE: Spaniards who want to retire next year with 100% of the pension will have to be at least 65 years and eight months old.
These 65 years and eight months will be the age required for those who have less than 36 years and nine months of contributions (in 2018, 65 years and six months were required to retire with less than 36 months and six months of contributions). If you exceed 36 months and nine months of contributions, workers who want to retire next year with 100% of the pension will have to be 65 years old.