Switzerland - Higher wages in insulation industry - January 31, 2020

For the first time, the trade union and employers’ organisation in the insulation industry have agreed on a binding minimum wage for apprentices. The agreement came into force on 1 January 2020. It not only benefits learners but also around 2,000 insulation plumbers. Apprentices at the beginning of their apprenticeship will receive a minimum wage of 1,000 francs (€932,40) per month.

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For more information, please contact Paul de Beer or Oana Ciuca or Sjaak van der Velden, De Burcht (Scientific Bureau for the Dutch Trade Union Movement) p.t.debeer@uva.nl or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Mehmet Koksal mkoksal@etui.org.
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