KNOWLEDGE BASE Employment in Uruguay

Employment Related Resources

Uruguay Government information regarding employment -  Ministerio de Trabajo y Seguridad Social (Spanish)

Labour Guide of Uruguay (Investor Guide) (Includes:)

  • Labor Relations

    • Employee-Company Relations

    • Trade Unions

    • Wage Board

  • Employment Relationship

    • Recruitment of Young People, Internships, Scholarships

    • Recruitment of University Professionals

    • Outsourcing

    • Migrant Work

    • Recruitment of Foreign Labor in Free Zones

  • Wages

    • Wage Payment Methods

    • Wage Protection

    • Wage Fixing Mechanisms

    • National Minimum Wage

    • Supplementary Annual Salary

    • Vacation Pay

  • Workday

    • Workday

    • Overtime

    • Breaks

    • Night Work

    • Holidays

  • Leave

    • Vacation Leave

    • Special Leave

    • Maternal & Paternal Leave

    • Special Leave Due to Adoption

    • PAP Test Leave

    • Trade Union Leave

  • Social Security

    • Social Security

    • General Information Health System

  • Dismissal

    • Redundancy Pay

    • Special Dismissals

Termination & Severance Pay

International Labour Organization– This United Nations agency is a database of national labour, social security, and related human rights legislation

World Economic Forum Human Capital Report – Uruguay  – The Human Capital Report seeks to provide a holistic assessment of a country’s human capital—both current and expected—across its population. In this report, ‘human capital’ is defined as the skills and knowledge people possess that enables them to create value in the global economic system. Comparisons can be made across income groups, generations, and regions.

Pension Scheme Information

Holidays in Uruguay


KNOWLEDGE BASE Employment in Uruguay