The Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) is the Peak Council that represents retailers, processors, exporters and smallgoods manufacturers in the post-farm-gate meat industry.
Annual Wage Review Decision Announced
On 4th June the Fair Work Commission handed down its Annual Wage Review decision for 2014. The decision affects the award rates of all 122 modern awards including the Meat Industry Award 2010. Adult award rates will increase by 3%. Juniors, Apprentices & Trainees will receive a proportionate increase.
The operative date for the increase in the First Full Pay Period to Commence on or after 1st July 2014.For more detailed information please see this link to the Fair Work website.
Please Note: prior to June 23rd the new tax rate was not known. See this link to the PAYG Weekly Tax Table. Earlier wages sheets did not reflect this tax adjustment. AMIC has adjusted all applicable rates and re-loaded the wages sheets into the secure section.
How Members can Access the New Wage Rates & Allowances
AMIC has now published the new rates in the HR secure section of our website. Members please click here to login or request a login to access this section. AMIC has also sent an Advisor e newsletter with wages sheets and hard copies