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Awards and wages

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamAn award is a legal document that sets out the terms and conditions of employment for a specific industry or job. They define things like minimum wages, overtime, penalty rates and allowances.

Employment Standards

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamIf you work in state or local government in Queensland, the 9 Queensland Employment Standards provide your minimum conditions of employment.

Read more about .

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamIf you work in the private sector in Queensland, the National Employment Standards (the standards) set out , including:

The conditions in awards (or ) have to be the same or better than those defined in the standards. Enterprise agreements include specific conditions for one workplace. Modern awards set out minimum conditions for a whole industry or type of job.

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Modern awards

cover most private sector workplaces in Queensland and set out minimum conditions for employees and employers who work in the same industry or occupation.

In the public sector, the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission is now working with employer and employee representatives to modernise 80-plus awards.

Read about in the Queensland public sector.

Find your award

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamThere are more than 100 awards covering various private sector occupations and industries in Australia. To find the modern award covering your private sector job in Queensland:

  • use the
  • contact the on 13 13 94.

You can also view details and a full list of all modern awards on the website.

For a Queensland or local government award, search the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission's listing.

What if I don't have an award?

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamPrivate sector employees who do not have an award often have an .

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamIf an award does not apply to your private sector job, the together with the will form the minimum standards for your employment.

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamIf you are a Queensland or local government employee, contact your human resources team for information about your employment conditions.

Wages

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamMost private sector wages in Queensland are controlled by modern awards, and will vary from job to job.

For advice about your wages as a Queensland or local government employee, contact your human resources team.

Rates of pay

There are various ways to find the right for a private sector job, including:

  • using the 
  • contacting the on 13 13 94.

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamThe sets out the lowest rate of pay for private sector employees not covered by awards or agreements.

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamFor advice about your wages as a Queensland or local government employee, contact your human resources team.

Additional pay entitlements

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamUnder modern awards, private sector employees may be eligible for extra pay through .

Trò chơi xổ số Việt NamFor advice about your wages as a Queensland or local government employee, contact your human resources team.

Pay slips

Your employer must give you a pay slip each time you are paid.

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