Minimum wages in the construction industry modern awards are increasing by 2.5% starting from the first full pay period on or after July 1 2021.
These awards include
- Building and Construction General On-site Award 2020’
- Electrical, Electronic and Communications Contracting Award 2020
- Plumbing and Fire Sprinklers Award 2020
- Joinery and Building Trades Award 2020
- Mobile Crane Hiring Award 2020
The Fair Work Commission encourages employers to familiarize themselves with the industrial instrument that applies to their workers to ensure employees are being paid correctly.
For further understanding and wage obligations in the building and construction industry head to:
For a work summary report click here