Austria - Hospitality has a pay deal - April 30, 2018

The collective bargaining in the tourism sector has led to a collective agreement with important improvements for the low-paid workers in the sector. It is estimated that around 50% of all workers in the sector (total workforce 220,000 workers) will profit from the increase of the minimum wage to 1500 euro. Moreover, also the apprentices’ fees will improve by 2.9%. The pay deal will come into effect on 1 May 2018.

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