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Flat hourly rate boosted for public service workers

By Online News - Rereātea

All employees in the core public service will receive an hourly rate of at least $20.55.

Most of the workers who will benefit work in 13 government departments, and work in jobs including clerical and administrative workers, welfare workers, and assistant customs officers.

The new hourly rate will be implemented by a one-off adjustment in pay with effect by 1 September 2018.