The Arbitration Court has made amendments to the awards affecting the Auckland fruit and vegetable shop assistants and northern retail shop assistants, increasing wages on the basis of the recent standard wage pronouncement. For fruit shop employees the increase ranges from 4/ to 10/ a week for junior males and females. For senior males the increase is 12/ a week and for senior females 11/ a week. The casual rate is increased 3id to 2/3 ian hour. In the new retail shop assistants' award the increase is 11/ a week for seniors, and from 4/ to 10/ for juniors. The overtime rate is increased 3id an hour.
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AWARD AMENDMENTS, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 172, 23 July 1945
AWARD AMENDMENTS Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 172, 23 July 1945
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