Hire employees in Morocco, hassle-free

With Deel, your business can easily hire employees in

Morocco

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

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Hire employees in Morocco No entity needed.

Usually, to hire in

Morocco

,  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. 

Morocco

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

Morocco

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

All the necessary benefits for Morocco built right in

Deel allows you to provide localized benefits for employees in

Morocco

within minutes. All in one manageable online dashboard.

Public Health Insurance
Social Security
Pension
Social assistance

Quick Overview

Currency: Moroccan Dirham - MAD

Capital: Rabat

Official language: Arabic & Tamazight

Payroll Cycle: Monthly

Statutory Holidays

Paid Time Off

In Morocco, employees are entitled to 18 working days per year as paid time off.


Public Holidays

Morocco celebrates 15 public holidays per year. Additionally, there are religious holidays that mark the main festivals of the Muslim calendar. As the Muslim calendar follows the lunar calendar, the dates of the holidays change each year.

  • New Year's Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Throne Day
  • Commemoration of the Allegiance of Wadi Eddahab
  • Anniversary of the Revolution, the King and the People
  • Birthday of King Mohammed VI
  • Anniversary of the Green March

General Taxation

Individual Income Tax 

Income tax can raise up to 38% of the gross salary. The percentage will vary according to the level of income.

Employer Cost 

The Employer's cost is 21% of the employee's salary. 

Additional information

Employee Agreement Details

Contracts can be in Arabic, French or both languages including an English translation. The agreement should include relevant information such as personal information of the employee, information about the employer, working days and hours, holiday leave, among others. 


Probation Period

The probation period in Morocco is not mandatory and it is determined according to the employee's category. Forthe minimum is 3 months and the maximum is 6 months, for Employees the minimum is 45 days and the maximum 3 months.

Minimum Wage Requirements

Minimum wage will vary according to the industry. Minimum wage for farming activities is MAD 1,994 and for other sectors MAD 2,828.

Maximum working hours and overtime

Standard working hours are 8.8 or 9 hours per day, 44 in total, on a 5 day working week from Monday to Friday.


Parental Leave
  • Maternity leave: employees are entitled to 14 weeks of maternity leave. They need to inform the employer as well as the Social Security authority (CNSS) and present a medical certificate. During this period the salary is paid by the CNSS and it's capped to their threshold.
  • Paternity leave: Employees are entitled to 3 days of paternity leave in Morocco. There is no additional requirement or condition to apply, the employee needs to provide the employer the birth certificate. The leave is covered by the employer but it can be recovered from Social Security (CNSS) up to the cap.

Sick Leave

Employees are entitled up to 180 days of leave per year. Employees need to provide a medical certificate from their doctor to the employer. During that period the leave is covered by the Social Security (CNSS) up to the cap.

Termination requirements for employees

Terminations, either voluntary or involuntary, require wet signed and legalized documents by both the employee and the employer, depending on the case. The accrued holiday must be paid upon termination.

Severance will be paid only in applicable cases when the employer terminates the contract without cause.


Notice Period

Notice period depends on the length of the employment relationship and the employee category:

Higher roles

  • Up to 1 year - 1 month of notice 
  • From 1 to 5 years - 2 months of notice
  • More than 5 years - 3 months of notice

Employees

  • Up to 1 year - 8 days of notice 
  • From 1 to 5 years - 1 month of notice
  • More than 5 years - 2 months of notice

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