Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Minimum wage
Latest

Minimum wage pushes up private sector pay rates – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Labour market statistics: June 2018 quarter

By   /  August 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Economic Statistics, Economics, Employment Statistics, Fulltime Work, jobs, Labour Force, Labour Market Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, Minimum wage, New Zealand, Part-Time Work, Statistics  /  Comments Off on Minimum wage pushes up private sector pay rates – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Labour market statistics: June 2018 quarter

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Minimum wage pushes up private sector pay rates – 1 August 2018 The rise in the minimum wage helped lift private sector salary and wage rates 2.1 percent in the June 2018 year, Stats NZ said today. On 1 April 2018, the Government raised the minimum wage by 75 cents to $16.50 an […]

Read More →
Latest

Tipping culture is not welcome in NZ

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, discrimination, Economy, Work, & Welfare, Green Party, low wages, Minimum wage, Opposition News, Pay Equity, Politics, The Issues, tipping, workers rights, workplace relations  /  Comments Off on Tipping culture is not welcome in NZ

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Tipping culture is not welcome in NZ Deputy Prime Minister Paula Bennett’s comments about tipping have been in the news and have sparked off a series of furious discussions about tipping in Aotearoa. From our point of view, tipping every time you’re provided a service […]

Read More →
Latest

The Living Wage: we want decent pay for decent work

By   /  February 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, affordable housing, cost of living, denise roche, Economy, Work, & Welfare, EMA, fair pay, Green Party, housing crisis, industrial relations, Kim Campbell, living wage, Minimum wage, Opposition News, Politics, rent, The Issues, workplace relations  /  Comments Off on The Living Wage: we want decent pay for decent work

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Living Wage: we want decent pay for decent work Living Wage campaigners have calculated that it now takes a wage of at least $20.20 an hour to support a decent quality of life in New Zealand. The minimum wage is just $15.25, rising to […]

Read More →