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Wage Archives

Economists back wage freeze 21-19 in new Economic Society-Conversation survey

The Economic Society of Australia, The Conversation poll 42 of Australia’s leading economists in the fields of microecon...

Aussie jobs aren’t becoming less secure

"There is very little evidence that jobs are any less secure than they were decades ago."

CEO paypackets hit record high

Executive remuneration swells.

Fair Work recovers $470,000 in back pay

Popular food outlets in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney have been ordered to pay nearly half-a-million dollars in lost wa...

Myer CEO takes pay cut

Department store retailer's chief gets salary cut after missing last week's result.

Penalty rate changes to cost $667m: report

Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry hits back at 'fundamentally flawed' research.

Retail executive salaries to remain flat

A look at how retail executive salaries are expected to be impacted by changing market conditions in the coming year.

Australian Retailers Association enters minimum wage debate

Retail industry body echoes sentiments of business community by championing 'modest increase.'

Wage appeal overturned

Junior wage rate increase to start from next month following Federal Court ruling.

WA’s minimum wage increase

WA's Industrial Relations Commission will increase full time adult minimum wage and state awards.

La Porchetta franchisee fined

Owner of two La Porchetta outlets fined more than $334,000 for paying employees with pizza and soft drink.

Spotlight on retail

Fair Work Ombudsman inspectors in Alice Springs to investigate potential non-compliance.

NRA launches wage appeal

Retail group launches appeal against Fair Work Commission’s junior wage rate decision.

ARA weighs in on wage debate

Retail association calls for maximum increase of $8.50 in Fair Work Commission Minimum Wage Review.

Retailers fight back over wage rate

Retail body to explore appeal options following Fair Work Commission' junior wage decision.

Pizza owner caught underpaying dough

Gold Coast pizza operator fined more than $15,000 for underpaying staff.

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