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Wages Guide

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

Your employees are your most valuable assets, and our annual Wages Guide is made to help you stay up to speed with retail wage rate statistics around New Zealand. In doing so, you keep up with your competition, whilst ensuring your employees are rewarded appropriately.

The Retail NZ guide is the most comprehensive guide to retail wages in New Zealand. It provides up-to-date guidance on average wages rates, for 24 retail-specific positions. These positions are specified by merchandise, turnover and region.

Retail NZ’s 2023 Wages Guide will be available soon!

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s Wages Survey. We’ll publish the results of the survey in our 2023 Wages Guide, releasing in June 2023.

Every retailer who completed the 2023 survey gets a FREE copy of the guide. This guide will also be available for purchase! If you didn’t take part in the survey, the Wages Guide costs $150 (plus GST) for Retail NZ members and $300 (plus GST) for non-members. Keep an eye on our resource library for updates on the release of this guide.

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 [email protected].

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

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