Hire employees in Mexico, hassle-free

With Deel, your business can easily hire employees in

Mexico

. No more worrying about local laws, complex tax systems, or managing international payroll. Deel takes care of everything in 150+ countries.

Onboard a new employee with Deel. First, the client signs the Master Service Agreement on Deel, their employee’s onboarded within in 1 business day by the EOR, and that's it. Now you’re hiring compliantly.

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Hire employees in Mexico No entity needed.

Usually, to hire in

Mexico

,  your business needs an entity. That means a local office, an address registered as a subsidiary, and an account with a local bank. All of this, plus navigating regional benefits, payroll, tax, and HR laws, can take months. 

Mexico

also treats contractors differently than full-time employees, so misclassifying a contractor could lead to fines. Deel lets you hire employees in

Mexico

quickly, easily, and compliantly. We even automate tax document collection, payroll, benefits, and more.

All the necessary benefits for Mexico built right in

Deel allows you to provide localized benefits for employees in

Mexico

within minutes. All in one manageable online dashboard.

Pension
Social Security
Public Health Insurance
Housing

Quick Overview

Currency: Mexican Peso (MXN)

Capital: Mexico City

Official language: Spanish

Payroll Cycle: Twice a Month

Statutory Holidays

Paid Time Off

In Mexico, employees are entitled to paid holidays based on the length of the labor relationship:

  • 1 year of employment - 6 days' paid leave
  • 2 years of employment - 8 days' paid leave
  • 3 years of employment - 10 days' paid leave
  • 4 years of employment - 12 days' paid leave
  • 5+ years of employment - The holiday period will increase by 2 days of paid leave for every 5 years of service.

Public Holidays

  • New Year’s Day
  • Constitution Day
  • Benito Juárez's Birthday
  • Labor Day
  • Independence Day
  • Mexican Revolution
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

8 days per year. Additional regional holidays may also apply.

General Taxation

Individual Income Tax

The average for the individual income tax ranges up to 35%, and depends on many variables, such as marital status, level of income, among others.

Employer Cost

Approximately, 25% of employee salary.

Additional information

Employment Contract Details

Employment contracts must be in writing and in Spanish.

Probation Period

The probation period cannot be higher than 3 months, except for managerial positions or specialized technical roles, in which case it cannot exceed 6 months.

Maximum working hours and overtime

Standard working hours are 48 hours per week (Monday‐Friday), 8 hours per day, plus 30 minutes per day for lunch.

Minimum Wage Requirements

The Minimum Wage is MXN 141.70,00 per day.

Bonus and expense payments

In Mexico, there is a statutory requirement to pay a 13th salary bonus a year. Equivalent to 15 days of minimum wage.

Parental Leave

  • Maternity leave: 42 calendar days prior to birth, and 42 calendar days after childbirth. Can be extended for a further 60 days on half pay. During maternity leave, employees receive an allowance equal to 100% of the average salaries paid by the state, capped at 25 times the general minimum wage in force in the Federal District
  • Paternity leave: employees are entitled to 5 business paid days funded by the employer.

Termination requirements for employees

Contracts may be terminated by mutual agreement or unilaterally with cause or without cause. In Mexico, severance payment depends on the employee’s length of labor relationship:

  • Up to 1 year of employment - 3 months' wages
  • For each year of employment - additional 20 days' wages
  • Seniority Premium: for each year of employment - 12 days wages with a maximum cap of twice the minimum daily salary

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..."

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"

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..."

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