Minimum wage reviews

This page provides the Cabinet papers and regulatory impact analyses for previous reviews of the minimum wages.

The Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety is required by law to review the minimum wages annually, to take effect 1 April each year.

2024 minimum wage

The 2024 minimum wage is $23.15 per hour.

2023 minimum wage

The 2023 minimum wage was $22.70 per hour.

2022 minimum wage

The 2022 minimum wage was $21.20 per hour.

Last updated: 01 February 2024