06 Jun MINIMUM WAGE SET TO INCREASE BY 3.3%
The Fair Work Commission has today delivered its annual wage review decision, increasing the minimum wage by 3.3% from $672.70 per week or $17.70 per hour to $694.90 per week or $18.29 per hour from 1 July 2017. This means $22.20 more per week. Modern Award minimum rates will also increase by 3.3% to the nearest 10 cents. New figures as to Modern Award minimum rates will be released throughout June.
Watch out for our report shortly and further changes that will take effect from 1 July.