Revised VDA and Minimum Wages for Construction Workers w.e.f 1st October 2022

Revised VDA and Minimum Wages for Construction Workers w.e.f 1st October 2022

Revised VDA and Minimum Wages for Construction Workers w.e.f 1st October 2022

File No. 1/16(3)/2021-LS-II
Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C)
New Delhi

Dated 28/09/2022

O R D E R

In exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notification No. S.O.188(E) dated 19th July, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour and Employment the undersigned, hereby, revises the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance on the basis of the average Consumer Price Index for Industrial workers reaching 365.76 from 357.65 as on 30.06.2022 (Base Year 2016-100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 8.11 points. The revised Variable Dearness Allowance as under shall be payable from 01.10.2022:-

The rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for employees employed in CONSTRUCTION OR MAINTENANCE OF ROADS OR RUNWAYS OR IN BUILDING OPERATIONS INCLUDING LAYING DOWN UNDERGROUND ELECTRIC, WIRELESS, RADIO, TELEVISION, TELEPHONE, TELEGRAPH AND OVERSEAS COMMUNICATION CABLES AND SIMILAR OTHER UNDERGROUND CABLING WORK” ELECTRIC LINES, WATER SUPPLY LINES AND SEWERAGE PIPE LINES.

Category of workerRates of V.D.A. Area wise per day (in Rupees)
ABC
Unskilled188158127
Semi-Skilied/Unskilled Supervisory209177147
Skilled Clerical229209177
Highly Skilled247229209
View :  Revised VDA and Minimum Wages for Sweeping and Cleaning Worker w.e.f 1st October 2022

Therefore the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.10.2022 will be as under :-

Category of workerRates of wages including V.D.A. per day (in Rupees)
A AreaB AreaC Area
Unskilled523+ 188=711437+158=595350+127=477
Semi-Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory579+209=788494+177=671410+147=557
Skilled/ Clerical637+229=866579+ 209=788494+177=671
Highly Skilled693+247=940637+ 229=866579+ 209=788

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher rupee as per the decision of the Minimum Wages Advisory Board.

The classification of workers under different categories will be same as in Part­ I of the notification, whereas classification of cities will be same as in the Part-II of the notification dated 19th January, 2017. The present classification of cities into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference.

(Remis Tiru)
Chief Labour Commissioner(C)

  1. Revised Variable DA & Minimum Wages for Mines Workers w.e.f 1st October 2022
  2. Revised Variable DA & Minimum Wages for Construction & Maintenance Workers w.e.f 1st October 2022
  3. Revised Variable Dearness Allowance and Minimum Wages for Loading and unloading Workers of Railways, Docks, Ports etc. w.e.f 1st October 2022
  4. Revised Variable DA and Minimum Wages for Sweeping and Cleaning Worker w.e.f 1st October 2022
  5. Revised Variable Dearness Allowance and Minimum Wages for Watch and Ward Duties with and without Arms w.e.f 1st October 2022
  6. Revised Variable DA & Minimum Wages for Industrial Workers of Stone Mines w.e.f 1st October 2022
View :  VDA and Minimum Wage for employees employed as Construction or Maintenance of Roads or Runways etc. - Corrigendum dated 12.08.2022

Source: Click to view/download PDF

Follow us on Telegram ChannelTwitter and Facebook for all the latest updates

COMMENTS