The adult minimum wage will increase from $17.70 to $18.90 on 1 April 2020

Those on the starting-out and training wages will also see a boost in pay to $15.12 per hour. This rate remains at 80% of the adult minimum wage.

The $18.90 rate was determined after consultation with stakeholders, including employer and employee representatives, and confirmed by the Government after an annual review which took into account the current economic context and the interests of businesses and workers.

-Read the Minister’s announcement on the increase to the minimum wage
-Current Minimum Wage Rates