Germany -Minimum wage in meat sector agreed -January 20, 2014

Trade union NGG and employers' group ANG have agreed on a minimum wage for the approximately 80,000 employees of the meat sector. The pay deal implies a minimum wage of €7.75 per hour from 1 July 2014 that will rise to €8 per hour from 1 December 2014. This is below an overall statutory minimum wage planned from 2015 at €8.50 per hour. However, in October 2015, workers in the meat sector will see their minimum hourly pay above average to €8.60 and from December 2016 to €8.75.

English: http://www.iuf.org/w/?q=node/3093

http://www.euractiv.com/cap/france-welcomes-minimum-wage ...  

German: http://www.mindestlohn.de/news/meldung/2014/januar-2014/arbeitgeber-und ...  

 

For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the communications officer at the ETUI, Mariya Nikolova mnikolova@etui.org. For previous issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter please visit http://www.etui.org/E-Newsletters/Collective-bargaining-newsletter. You may find further information on the ETUI at www.etui.org, and on the AIAS at www.uva-aias.net.


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