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How To Hire New Remote Employees | Djibouti

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capital city
Djibouti
currency
Djiboutian Franc (Fdj)
language spoken
French and Arabic
payroll frequency
Bi-Weekly/ Monthly
employer taxes
15%
vat - standard rate
10%
cost of living index
High ($550)
gdp - real growth rate
Per Capital: $ 3,425.50
termination process
Difficult
employee protections
Moderate
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Overview

Djibouti has a population of 988,002 people and is ranked number 42 in Africa per nominal GDP ($3.68 Billion). Djibouti practices a mixed economic system with a variety of private freedom and government regulation.

Public Holidays

1 January- New Year's Day

28 February- Prophet's Ascension

1 May- Labour Day

28 June- Independence Day

8–9 July- Day of Arafat

10–11 July- Eid al-Adha

30–31 July- Islamic New Year

7–8 October- Prophet's Birthday

25 December- Christmas Day

Minimum wage

The employer sets the minimum wage in Djibouti. However, the minimum wage is 35,000 DJF ($198) a month for public sector workers.

Payroll cycle

A Payroll Manager in Djibouti can expect to make roughly 357,000 DJF per month on average. Salaries range from 175,000 to 557,000 DJF (lowest to highest) (highest).

This is the monthly average pay, which includes housing, transportation, and other benefits. Salaries for Payroll Managers vary greatly depending on experience, abilities, gender, and region.

Taxation

Employees in Djibouti pay income tax as follows;

Up to 30,000 DJF: 2%

30,001- 50,000 DJF:15%

50,001-600,000 DJF: 20%

Over 600,000 DJF: 30%

Employers contribute 4% to social security, 6% to disability insurance, and 5% to family allowance. At the same time, employees contribute 4% to social security.

Leaves

Parental Leave

Female employees are granted 14 weeks of paid paternity leave, with which eight weeks have to be taken before childbirth and six weeks after. Additionally, fathers are entitled to three days of paid paternity leave.

Termination process

Upon termination, employees are entitled to severance pay which cannot exceed two months' salary if the company has less than 11 workers, and four months' salary if the company has 11 to 49 workers. And six months' salary if the company has more than 49 workers.

Notice Period

The minimum notice period in Djibouti is one month for regular positions and three months for executive positions.

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