PR579916 - Variation - 20 Jun 2016

MA000121  PR579916
FAIR WORK COMMISSION

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Fair Work Act 2009

s.285—Annual wage review

Annual Wage Review 2015–16
(C2016/1)

STATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES ADMINISTRATION AWARD 2010
[MA000121]

State and Territory government administration

 

JUSTICE ROSS,PRESIDENT
SENIOR DEPUTY PRESIDENT WATSON
DEPUTY PRESIDENT ASBURY
COMMISSIONER HAMPTON
MR COLE
PROFESSOR RICHARDSON
MR GIBBS

MELBOURNE,21 JUNE 2016

Annual Wage Review 2015–16.

A. Further to the decision issued by the Expert Panel in the Annual Wage Review 2015–16 on 31 May 2016 [[2016] FWCFB 3500],the above award is varied as follows:

1. By deleting the table appearing in clause 14.1 and inserting the following:

Classification

Work Value Level

Minimum annual rate
$

Administrative Stream

  

Administrative Officer

  

Grade 1

A

36,680

Grade 1

B

37,629

Grade 1

C

38,580

Grade 1

D

39,533

Grade 2

A

40,864

Grade 2

B

41,645

Grade 2

C

42,417

Grade 2

D

43,206

Grade 3

A

44,934

Grade 3

B

45,774

Grade 3

C

46,614

Grade 3

D

47,131

Grade 4

A

48,746

Grade 4

B

49,588

Grade 4

C

50,410

Grade 5

A

52,335

Grade 5

B

53,059

Grade 5

C

53,905

Grade 6

A

56,076

Grade 6

B

57,143

Grade 6

C

58,221

Grade 7

A

60,884

Grade 7

B

61,937

Grade 7

C

63,003

Grade 8

A

67,462

Grade 8

B

69,317

Grade 8

C

71,168

Technical Stream

  

Technical Assistant (TA)

  

TA 1

A

38,101

TA 1

B

38,782

TA 1

C

39,440

TA 1

D

39,646

Technical Officer (TO)

  

TO 1

A

41,405

TO 1

B

42,117

TO 1

C

42,712

TO 1

D

43,562

TO 1

E

43,796

TO 1

F

44,518

TO 1

G

45,271

TO 1

H

45,912

TO 1

I

46,421

TO 2

A

46,754

TO 2

B

47,670

TO 2

C

48,032

TO 3

A

48,870

TO 3

B

49,565

TO 3

C

50,680

TO 4

A

51,546

TO 4

B

52,161

TO 4

C

53,282

TO 5

A

54,205

TO 5

B

55,218

TO 6

A

56,294

TO 6

B

57,367

TO 7

A

58,640

TO 7

B

59,713

Professional Stream

  

Information Technology Officer (ITO)

 

ITO 1

A

43,647

ITO 1

B

44,852

ITO 1

C

46,075

ITO 1

D

47,008

ITO 1

E

47,919

ITO 1

F

49,164

ITO 1

G

50,980

ITO 2

A

52,335

ITO 2

B

53,543

ITO 2

C

54,872

ITO 2

D

56,076

ITO 3

A

58,747

ITO 3

B

60,340

ITO 3

C

61,937

ITO 4

A

65,417

ITO 4

B

67,462

ITO 5

A

71,168

Legal Officer (LO)

  

LO 1

A

44,186

LO 1

B

45,707

LO 1

C

46,987

LO 1

D

48,243

LO 1

E

49,833

LO 1

F

51,417

LO 1

G

52,887

LO 1

H

54,473

LO 1

I

55,938

LO 2

A

58,686

LO 2

B

59,487

LO 2

C

60,291

LO 2

D

61,095

LO 3

A

64,743

LO 3

B

65,678

LO 3

C

66,611

LO 4

A

70,615

LO 4

B

72,137

LO 5

A

74,893

Engineer/Scientist (ES)

  

ES 1

A

41,371

ES 1

B

41,980

ES 1

C

43,559

ES 1

D

44,625

ES 1

E

46,388

ES 1

F

48,189

ES 1

G

49,269

ES 2

A

50,917

ES 2

B

52,099

ES 2

C

53,059

ES 2

D

54,021

ES 3

A

55,769

ES 3

B

57,143

ES 3

C

58,081

ES 3

D

59,898

ES 4

A

61,940

ES 4

B

63,003

ES 4

C

64,743

ES 5

A

67,851

ES 5

B

69,571

ES 5

C

71,287

2. By deleting the table appearing in clause 14.2 and inserting the following:

NAME

Work Value Level

Minimum Weekly Rate
$

Minimum Hourly Rate
$

Minimum Casual Hourly Rate
$

FW 1

1

745.50

19.62

24.53

FW 2

2

761.00

20.03

25.04

FW 3

3

783.30

20.61

25.76

3. By deleting clause D.5 and inserting the following:

D.5 Minimum Wages

D.5.1 Minimum wages for full-time traineeships

(a) Wage Level A

    Subject to clause D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a full-time AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Level A by Appendix D1 are:

     

    Highest year of schooling completed

     

    Year 10

    Year 11

    Year 12

     

    per week

    per week

    per week

     

    $

    $

    $

    School leaver

    302.20

    332.80

    396.50

    Plus 1 year out of school

    332.80

    396.50

    461.40

    Plus 2 years out of school

    396.50

    461.40

    537.00

    Plus 3 years out of school

    461.40

    537.00

    614.80

    Plus 4 years out of school

    537.00

    614.80

     

    Plus 5 or more years out of school

    614.80

      

(b) Wage Level B

    Subject to clause D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a full-time AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Level B by Appendix D1 are:

     

    Highest year of schooling completed

     

    Year 10

    Year 11

    Year 12

     

    per week

    per week

    per week

     

    $

    $

    $

    School leaver

    302.20

    332.80

    385.80

    Plus 1 year out of school

    332.80

    385.80

    443.80

    Plus 2 years out of school

    385.80

    443.80

    520.40

    Plus 3 years out of school

    443.80

    520.40

    593.60

    Plus 4 years out of school

    520.40

    593.60

     

    Plus 5 or more years out of school

    593.60

      

(c) Wage Level C

    Subject to clause D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a full-time AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Level C by Appendix D1 are:

     

    Highest year of schooling completed

     

    Year 10

    Year 11

    Year 12

     

    per week

    per week

    per week

     

    $

    $

    $

    School leaver

    302.20

    332.80

    385.80

    Plus 1 year out of school

    332.80

    385.80

    434.30

    Plus 2 years out of school

    385.80

    434.30

    485.20

    Plus 3 years out of school

    434.30

    485.20

    540.60

    Plus 4 years out of school

    485.20

    540.60

     

    Plus 5 or more years out of school

    540.60

      

(d) AQF Certificate Level IV traineeships

    (i) Subject to clause D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a full-time AQF Certificate Level IV traineeship are the minimum wages for the relevant full-time AQF Certificate Level III traineeship with the addition of 3.8% to those minimum wages.

    (ii) Subject to clause D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for an adult trainee undertaking a full-time AQF Certificate Level IV traineeship are as follows,provided that the relevant wage level is that for the relevant AQF Certificate Level III traineeship:

    Wage level

    First year of traineeship

    Second and subsequent years of traineeship

     

    per week

    per week

     

    $

    $

    Wage Level A

    638.50

    663.20

    Wage Level B

    616.00

    639.70

    Wage Level C

    560.60

    581.80

D.5.2 Minimum wages for part-time traineeships

(a) Wage Level A

    Subject to clauses D.5.2(f) and D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a part-time AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Level A by Appendix D1 are:

     

    Highest year of schooling completed

     

    Year 10

    Year 11

    Year 12

     

    per hour

    per hour

    per hour

     

    $

    $

    $

    School leaver

    9.94

    10.96

    13.05

    Plus 1 year out of school

    10.96

    13.05

    15.19

    Plus 2 years out of school

    13.05

    15.19

    17.66

    Plus 3 years out of school

    15.19

    17.66

    20.21

    Plus 4 years out of school

    17.66

    20.21

     

    Plus 5 or more years out of school

    20.21

      

(b) Wage Level B

    Subject to clauses D.5.2(f) and D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a part-time AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Level B by Appendix D1 are:

     

    Highest year of schooling completed

     

    Year 10

    Year 11

    Year 12

     

    per hour

    per hour

    per hour

     

    $

    $

    $

    School leaver

    9.94

    10.96

    12.70

    Plus 1 year out of school

    10.96

    12.70

    14.60

    Plus 2 years out of school

    12.70

    14.60

    17.13

    Plus 3 years out of school

    14.60

    17.13

    19.54

    Plus 4 years out of school

    17.13

    19.54

     

    Plus 5 or more years out of school

    19.54

      

(c) Wage Level C

    Subject to clauses D.5.2(f) and D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a part-time AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Level C by Appendix D1 are:

     

    Highest year of schooling completed

     

    Year 10

    Year 11

    Year 12

     

    per hour

    per hour

    per hour

     

    $

    $

    $

    School leaver

    9.94

    10.96

    12.70

    Plus 1 year out of school

    10.96

    12.70

    14.28

    Plus 2 years out of school

    12.70

    14.28

    15.95

    Plus 3 years out of school

    14.28

    15.95

    17.78

    Plus 4 years out of school

    15.95

    17.78

     

    Plus 5 or more years out of school

    17.78

      

(d) School-based traineeships

    Subject to clauses D.5.2(f) and D.5.3 of this schedule, the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a school-based AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate levels are allocated to Wage Levels A,B or C by Appendix D1 are as follows when the trainee works ordinary hours:

    Year of schooling

    Year 11 or lower

    Year 12

    per hour

    per hour

    $

    $

    9.94

    10.96

(e) AQF Certificate Level IV traineeships

    (i) Subject to clauses D.5.2(f) and D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for a trainee undertaking a part-time AQF Certificate Level IV traineeship are the minimum wages for the relevant part-time AQF Certificate Level III traineeship with the addition of 3.8% to those minimum wages.

    (ii) Subject to clauses D.5.2(f) and D.5.3 of this schedule,the minimum wages for an adult trainee undertaking a part-time AQF Certificate Level IV traineeship are as follows,provided that the relevant wage level is that for the relevant AQF Certificate Level III traineeship:

    Wage level

    First year of traineeship

    Second and subsequent years of traineeship

     

    per hour

    per hour

     

    $

    $

    Wage Level A

    21.00

    21.82

    Wage Level B

    20.24

    21.03

    Wage Level C

    18.44

    19.15

(f) Calculating the actual minimum wage

    (i) Where the full-time ordinary hours of work are not 38 or an average of 38 per week,the appropriate hourly minimum wage is obtained by multiplying the relevant minimum wage in clauses D.5.2(a)–(e) of this schedule by 38 and then dividing the figure obtained by the full-time ordinary hours of work per week.

    (ii) Where the approved training for a part-time traineeship is provided fully off-the-job by a registered training organisation,for example at school or at TAFE,the relevant minimum wage in clauses D.5.2(a)–(e) of this schedule applies to each ordinary hour worked by the trainee.

    (iii) Where the approved training for a part-time traineeship is undertaken solely on-the-job or partly on-the-job and partly off-the-job,the relevant minimum wage in clauses D.5.2(a)–(e) of this schedule minus 20% applies to each ordinary hour worked by the trainee.

D.5.3 Other minimum wage provisions

(a) An employee who was employed by an employer immediately prior to becoming a trainee with that employer must not suffer a reduction in their minimum wage per week or per hour by virtue of becoming a trainee. Casual loadings will be disregarded when determining whether the employee has suffered a reduction in their minimum wage.

(b) If a qualification is converted from an AQF Certificate Level II to an AQF Certificate Level III traineeship,or from an AQF Certificate Level III to an AQF Certificate Level IV traineeship,then the trainee must be paid the next highest minimum wage provided in this schedule,where a higher minimum wage is provided for the new AQF certificate level.

D.5.4 Default wage rate

The minimum wage for a trainee undertaking an AQF Certificate Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate level are not allocated to a wage level by Appendix D1 is the relevant minimum wage under this schedule for a trainee undertaking an AQF Certificate to Level I–III traineeship whose training package and AQF certificate level are allocated to Wage Level B.

B. This determination comes into operation from 1 July 2016. In accordance with s.166(5) of the Fair Work Act 2009 this determination does not take effect until the start of the first full pay period that starts on or after 1 July 2016.

PRESIDENT

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