FWC orders a 3.3 per cent increase in minimum wages

FWC orders a 3.3 per cent increase in minimum wages

On 6 June 2017, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) announced the Annual Wage Review 2016-17 Decision, awarding a 3.3 per cent increase to all modern Award wages and lifting the national minimum wage to $694.90 or $18.29 per hour from 1 July.

Updated Wage Bulletins will be made available once the Awards have been formally varied by FWC to give effect to the decision.

Members seeking further information should contact the IR Department on (03) 9411 4560.

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