The Council of Representative of the National Commission for Minimum Wages resolved to publish in the Official Gazette of the Federation, on November 26, 2012, a modification to minimum wages, which includes:

  1. Integrate under the geographic area A, all of the municipalities that were located under geographic area B and to eliminate the geographic area C, which will now be called geographic area B. The general minimum wages that will be in force from November 27, 2012, are A: $62.33, and B) $59.08.
  2. The new table for professional salaries was set and will be in force as of November 27, 2012.

The geographic areas will then be integrated as follows:

Geographic Area “A”, integrated by: all the municipalities of the states of Baja California y Baja California Sur, the municipalities of Guadalupe, Juárez and Praxedis G. Guerrero, of the state of Chihuahua; the municipality of Acapulco de Juarez, of the state of Guerrero; the municipalities of Guadalajara, El Salto, Tlajomulco de Zúñiga, Tlaquepaque, Tonalá, and Zapopan, of the state of Jalisco; the municipalities of Atizapán de Zaragoza, Coacalco de Berriozábal, Cuautitlán, Cuautitlán Izcalli, Ecatepec de Morelos, Naucalpan de Juárez, Tlalnepantla de Baz and Tultitlán, of the state of Mexico; the municipalities of Apodaca, General Escobedo, Guadalupe, Monterrey, Santa Catarina, San Nicolás de los Garza and San Pedro Garza García, of the state of Nuevo Leon; the municipalities of Agua Prieta, Altar, Atil, Bácum, Benito Juárez, Benjamín Hill, Caborca, Cajeme, Cananea, Carbó, Cucurpe, Empalme, Etchojoa, General Plutarco Elías Calles, Guaymas, Hermosillo, Huatabampo, Imuris, La Colorada, Magdalena, Naco, Navojoa, Nogales, Opodepe, Oquitoa, Pitiquito, Puerto Peñasco, San Ignacio Río Muerto, San Luis Río Colorado, San Miguel de Horcasitas, Santa Ana, Santa Cruz, Sáric, Suaqui Grande, Trincheras and Tubutama, of the state of Sonora; the municipalities of Aldama, Altamira, Antiguo Morelos, Camargo, Ciudad Madero, El Mante, Gómez Farías, González, Guerrero, Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, Matamoros, Mier, Miguel Alemán, Nuevo Laredo, Nuevo Morelos, Ocampo, Reynosa, Río Bravo, San Fernando, Tampico, Valle Hermoso and Xicoténcatl, of the state of Tamaulipas, and the municipalities of Agua Dulce, Coatzacoalcos, Coatzintla, Cosoleacaque, Las Choapas, Ixhuatlán del Sureste, Minatitlán, Moloacán, Nanchital de Lázaro Cárdenas del Río, Poza Rica de Hidalgo, and Tuxpan, of the state of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave.

Geographic Area “B”, integrated by: all the municipalities of the states of Aguascalientes, Campeche, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Colima, Chiapas, Durango, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro de Arteaga, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Tabasco, Tlaxcala, Yucatán y Zacatecas; all the municipalities of the state of Chihuahua except Guadalupe, Juárez and Praxedis G. Guerrero; all the municipalities of the state of Guerrero except Acapulco de Juárez; all the municipalities of the state of Jalisco except Guadalajara, El Salto, Tlajomulco de Zúñiga, Tlaquepaque, Tonalá and Zapopan; all the municipalities of the state of Mexico except Atizapán de Zaragoza, Coacalco de Berriozábal, Cuautitlán, Cuautitlán Izcalli, Ecatepec de Morelos, Naucalpan de Juárez, Tlalnepantla de Baz and Tultitlán; all the municiapalities of the state of Nuevo León except Apodaca, General Escobedo, Guadalupe, Monterrey, Santa Catarina, San Nicolás de los Garza and San Pedro Garza García; the municipalities of Aconchi, Alamos, Arivechi, Arizpe, Bacadéhuachi, Bacanora, Bacerac, Bacoachi, Banámichi, Baviácora, Bavispe, Cumpas, Divisaderos, Fronteras, Granados, Huachinera, Huásabas, Huépac, Mazatán, Moctezuma, Nácori Chico, Nacozari de García, Onavas, Quiriego, Rayón, Rosario, Sahuaripa, San Felipe de Jesús, San Javier, San Pedro de la Cueva,Soyopa, Tepache, Ures, Villa Hidalgo, Villa Pesqueira y Yécora, of the state of Sonora; the municipalities Abasolo, Burgos, Bustamante, Casas, Cruillas, Güémez, Hidalgo, Jaumave, Jiménez, Llera, Mainero, Méndez, Miquihuana, Padilla, Palmillas, San Carlos, San Nicolás, Soto la Marina, Tula, Victoria and Villagrán, of the state of Tamaulipas, and all the municipalities of the state of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, except Agua Dulce, Coatzacoalcos, Coatzintla, Cosoleacaque, Las Choapas, Ixhuatlán del Sureste, Minatitlán, Moloacán, Nanchital de Lázaro Cárdenas del Río, Poza Rica de Hidalgo and Tuxpan.

It is important to consider the aforementioned because as of November 27, 2012, the minimum wage in force for the municipalities of Apodaca, General Escobedo, Guadalupe, Monterrey, Santa Catarina, San Nicolás de los Garza, and San Pedro Garza García, of the state of Nuevo León; Aldama, Altamira, Antiguo Morelos, Gómez Farías, González, El Mante, Nuevo Morelos, Ocampo, Tampico and Xicoténcatl, of the state of Tamaulipas, among others, will be of $62.33 Pesos per day.