The Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission this month approved increases for wage award employees.
Those receiving up to $731.80 per week will now receive an additional $17 each week, and those earning more than $731.80 per week are to receive an extra $15 each week.
The increases do not apply to Employer – Employee Agreements, Workplace Agreements, State enterprise bargaining agreements, Federal certified agreements or Australian Workplace Agreements, unless the agreement specifies it applies.
Most of the increases were effective from June 5.
Further information is available from Wageline on 1300 655 266, and from www.docep.wa.gov.au, under Labour Relations - Wages and Conditions.
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