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Median wage increases to $27.76 in July

The median wage will increase from $27.00 to $27.76 an hour on 4 July 2022.

What does this mean to migrants?

▶ All applicants who apply for a skill-based work visa (AEWV) from 4 July 2022 must earn at least $27.76
▶ To sponsor a partner for a partnership work visa, a salary will have to be at least $27.76 on 4 July 2022 (for work visa holders)
Employers who submit a job check in advance of 4 July 2022 should use the new median wage figure, as all visa applications will be made on or after this date.