2017 Fair Work Wage Increase

June 6, 2017





Fair Work Australia has increased modern award minimum weekly rates by 3.3%. 

These are statutory rates that are in line with Government policy.

The increase will flow through to junior employees and employees such as trainees and apprentices to whom training arrangements apply and as such apprentice and trainee rates will be increased.

Further information will be sent to VGTC Host Employers as soon as possible to advise the adjusted pay and charge out rates that will be applied the first full pay period on or after 1st July 2017.

Victorian Group Training Company Ltd has provided this information in good faith, based on the best available information that can be sourced.

For more information, please visit Fair Work Commission website: https://www.fwc.gov.au/