Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed) reached 56.2 % in 2019 in Dominican Republic. This is 0.068 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed) in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 60.2 % in 1994 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Dominican Republic's main peers, Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed) in Cuba amounted to 73.3 %, 60.7 % in Jamaica, 68.3 % in Mexico and 93.8 % in USA in 2019.
Dominican Republic has been ranked 104th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed), 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Waged and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs", where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.