27 Jun Fair Work Australia Annual Wage Review 2012
Fair Work Australia (FWA) has announced the 2012 annual wage review decision under the Fair Work Act, 2009. FWA has again decided to apply a percentage increase to minimum rates of pay.
The decision provides increases to rates of pay in modern awards of 2.9% and also increased the national minimum wage from $589.30 per week to $606.40 per week, or $15.96 per hour, operative from the first full pay period on or after 1 July 2012.
Members will be provided with updated wage sheets before 1 July and summary sheets will be posted to this website as soon as the new rates are issued.