|By How Much:
Minimum weekly wages are increased by 3.5%. In hourly rate terms the increase is $0.68 cents per hour for permanent employees to $20.21 under the Cleaning Services Award 2010.
|Who It Effects:
The increase in wages will flow on to employees that are less than 21 years of age, depending on the junior worker provisions that are relevant to those employees.
The 3.5% increase will be in effect from the first full pay period commencing on or after 1 July 2018.
Any employer paying Award wages is subject to this decision.