NEW MINIMUM WAGE
Dear Industry Employer
Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant has approved an increased minimum wage for the Hospitality Sector with effect from 1 July 2016. The new minimum wage will be applicable until 30 June 2017.
In terms of the new sectoral determination the minimum wages for employers with 10 or less employees are as follows:
Monthly: R 2 959,35;
Weekly: R 682,97; and
Hourly: R 15,17.
The new minimum wages for employers with 10 or more employees has increased to:
Monthly: R 3 298,52;
Weekly: R 761,25; and
Hourly: R 16,91.
National Collective Bargaining Co-ordinator