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New pay rates & ESKi update (from July 1 2017)


As of 1 July 2017: 

  • the new pay rates apply from the first pay period that starts on or after 1 July. For example; if your pay week is Monday to Sunday, the new minimum wages start to apply from Monday 3 July.
  • the high income threshold is $142,000 per annum for 2017/18.

Read more about the Fair Work Commission Annual Wage review 

What has been updated on this website?

The individual pages and tools listed have been updated - read through them and/or download the 2017 July ESKi update:

Keep an eye out on the site for page titles and links to sections that say "Updated July 2017".

What about your ESKi folder? 

Download: 2017 July update (inc. cover sheet, ESKi pages). 

Download: Pastoral Award 2010. Check you have the latest version - look for 21 June 2017 in the first sentence on page 1.

ESKi updates are electronic and sent to the email address you provided when you received your folder.