National minimum wage increase.

The National Minimum Wage was increased by 3.5% with effect from the beginning of the first pay period commencing on or after 1 July 2018.

This means the NMW will increase by $24.30 per week or $0.64 per hour to $719.20 and $18.93 respectively. Award wage rates will also be increased by 3.5%.

Please refer to the Pastoral Award figures in the spreadsheet by clicking here...