For those who live in Singapore: minimum wage for domestic workers from the Philippines now stands at S$550. The minimum wage has been raised recently. Don’t forget, the total price must include the workers taxes paid by the Singapore government. In total, it turns out that the maid is costing about S$1,000 per month. In Singapore, only approximately 220,000 maids are from different countries, with the Philippines making up 70,000 from this figure.