More than 5.8 million euros in unpaid wages to domestic workers. This is what the Labor Inspectorate has emerged so far in a campaign to monitor the salary conditions of this group, mostly made up of women and very precarious. Specifically, the initiative seeks to ensure that female employees do not earn below the minimum wage (SMI), the minimum wage guaranteed by law. Until March 25, in a still initial phase of the campaign that is based on “voluntary” regularizations, the monthly salaries of the cases analyzed have increased by “5,800,570 euros” in total, they explain to elDiario.es in the Ministry of Labor.
Household employment, the sector with the lowest wages and the only one that does not generate entitlement to benefits