Sweden - New two-year agreement in energy sector - May 13, 2010

The SEKO services union has agreed a two-year deal with the EFA energy employers’ association that will see salaries increase by 3.7% for the 3,500 workers covered by the agreement. The deal includes setting minimum wages for 18-year-olds but also for skilled workers with two and five years’ experience. The minimum monthly wage for 18-year-olds will be SEK 17,288 (Euro 1,790) in 2010 rising to SEK 17,738 (Euro 1,840) in 2011.

English: http://www.epsu.org/cob/365;

Swedish: http://www.seko.se/Aktuellt/Nyheter/2010/Maj/Avtal-klart-for-3-500-anstallda-i- ...


This article was published in the Collective Bargaining Newsletter. It aims to facilitate information exchange between trade unions and to support the work of ETUC's collective bargaining committee. For more information, please contact the editor Maarten van Klaveren, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) M.vanKlaveren@uva.nl. You may find further information on the ETUI atwww.etui.org, and on the AIAS at www.uva-aias.net. © ETUI aisbl, Brussels 2009.

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