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Annual Wage Review Increase

1 November 2021 reminder
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Annual Wage Review Increase

Annual Wage Review Increase

20 October 2021

On 16 June 2021, the Fair Work Commission handed down the Annual Wage Review decision for 2021 which increased minimum wages by 2.5%. A summary and key features of the decision are outlined here. This is a reminder that the 2.5% increase to the minimum wages and adjustment to the expense-related allowances to a group of Awards are effective from the start of the first full pay period on or after 1 November 2021.

Below is the full list of the abovementioned Awards

  • Air Pilots Award 2020
  • Aircraft Cabin Crew Award 2020
  • Airline Operations – Ground Staff Award 2020
  • Airport Employees Award 2020
  • Alpine Resorts Award 2020
  • Amusement, Events and Recreation Award 2020
  • Dry Cleaning and Laundry Industry Award 2020
  • Fitness Industry Award 2020
  • Hair and Beauty Industry Award 2010
  • Hospitality Industry (General) Award 2020
  • Live Performance Award 2020
  • Mannequins and Models Award 2020
  • Marine Tourism and Charter Vessels Award 2020
  • Nursery Award 2020
  • Racing Clubs Events Award 2020
  • Racing Industry Ground Maintenance Award 2020
  • Registered and Licensed Clubs Award 2020
  • Restaurant Industry Award 2020
  • Sporting Organisations Award 2020
  • Travelling Shows Award 2020
  • Wine Industry Award 2020.

To view the summary of the AWR 2020–21 decision please click here.
To view the AWR 2020–21 determinations for each Award click here.

Further information

To view the Awards from the operative date above click here.

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