Wages Survey

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Are you unsure if you're paying your team correctly? We can help!


Your employees are your most valuable assets, and our annual Wages Survey can help you stay up to speed with average wage rates around the country, so you can keep up with the competition, whilst ensuring your employees are rewarded appropriately.

Our 2019 Wages Guide is the nation's most comprehensive guide to retail wages and provides the most up-to-date guidance on average wages rates for 23 retail-specific positions by merchandise, turnover and region.



Retail NZ 2019 Wages Guide is out now!


The 2019 Wages Survey is now closed and the results have been published. Thank you to everyone who participated in this years Wages Survey. Every retailer who completed the 2019 survey has been sent a FREE copy of the guide. If you think your business took the survey and you have not received the guide please email wagessurvey@retail.kiwi.

If you didn't take part in the survey, the guide is available for purchase ($150 plus GST for members and $250 plus GST for non-members).

You can check out a preview of the Retail NZ 2017 Wages Guide here.

If you'd like to purchase a copy, flick us an email at wagessurvey@retail.kiwi.


Do you have questions?


Our Advice Service can help you manage the pay review process for your staff. Chat with our advisers on 0800 472 472 (1800 128 086 from Australia) or email them at advice@retail.kiwi.

If you have questions or feedback about the guide please get in touch.