President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has signed Administrative Order No. 20 authorizing the grant of gratuity pay to all job order and contractual workers in government for fiscal year 2019.
Those covered include job order and contractual workers in national government agencies, state universities and colleges, government-owned or-controlled corporations and local water districts who have rendered at least four months with satisfactory performance of services as of December 15, 2019. They may receive a gratuity pay not exceeding P3,000 each.
Also based on AO 20, those who have rendered three months or more but less than four months of service shall get a gratuity pay not exceeding P2,000; those who have rendered two months or more but less than three months of service pay not exceeding P1,500; and those who have rendered less than two months of service pay of up to P1,000.
Read AO 20 in full below.