Employer of Record in Ghana
EOR GHANA

Employer of Record

EMPLOYER OF RECORD

Employ is a trusted provider of Employer of Record in Ghana solutions for businesses looking to expand in the Asia Pacific, Africa, Europe, and America, covering end-to-end employment services for the remote workforce. We specialize in Outsourced Payroll Services, Remote Staffing, and Visa Services. In addition, we bring a centralized approach to HR management, Payroll & Benefits, and Legal Compliance wherever your staff may be.

32.1 MILLION

total population in 2021

72.35 BILLION USD

expected GDP in 2023

Ghana which translates to “Warrior King is the first country in Sub-saharan Africa to gain independence. From a business perspective, Ghana has a dynamic private sector that is willing to engage with foreign partners. The Ghanaian government also has a number of financial incentives in place for entrepreneurs, and they encourage foreign investment because it creates jobs and boosts the economy.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: 13

  • New Year’s Day – Jan 1
  • Constitution Day – Jan 7
  • Independence Day – March 6
  • Good Friday – varies
  • Easter Monday – varies
  • Worker’s Day – May 1
  • Eid ul-Fitr – varies
  • Eidul-Adha – varies
  • Founder’s Day – Aug 4
  • Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day -Sep 21
  • Farmer’s Day – Dec 3
  • Christmas Day – Dec 25
  • Boxing Day – December 26

 

SOCIAL SECURITY AND TAXATION

Social Security and Pension

  • Employer Contribution: 13.00%
  • Income Tax: up to 30%

MINIMUM WAGE

12.53 cedis per day

WORK HOURS

8 hours per day

OVERTIME RATE

150% of the normal rate

PROBATIONARY PERIOD

2 months

ANNUAL LEAVE CREDITS

15 days

MATERNITY LEAVE

12 weeks

PATERNITY LEAVE

not required by law

SICK LEAVE

There is no statutory legal requirement

BONUSES

Not required by law (under employer’s discretion)

*Info is not binding, may vary, and is provided only as an indication.

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