Minimum Wage in Australia

Australia has a National Minimum Wage.

Australia has had a national Minimum wage since 1906.

Australian Minimum Wage Rates have been:

  • 2021 Australian Minimum Wage rate … To be advised.
  • 2020 Australian Minimum Wage rate was $19.84 per hour or $753.8 per week,  to begin between July 2020 and February
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Australian Minimum Wage Rise July 2019

Increase in Australian Minimum Wage, July 2019.

The Australian Fair Work Commission has granted 2.2 million low paid workers a $21.60 a week pay rise.

The three per cent pay rise was announced on Thursday 30th May 2019 and takes the national minimum weekly wage to $740.80 or $19.49 per … Read the rest

Minimum Wage in Australia July 2018

Australian Minimum Wage from July 2018.

From 1st July 2018 the Australian Adult Minimum wage will rise from $18.29 an hour ($694.90 a week) to $18.93 an hour ($719.20 a week)

This increase of 3.5% will be an extra $24.30 for the normal full time 38-hour week.

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