Public sector pay increase capped at 1.5%
Treasurer Mike Nahan has revised the public sector wage policy to 1.5% per year, the current inflation rate.
Dr Nahan said the Government’s revised policy is essential for the responsible management of the State’s finances.
But Unions WA Secretary Meredith Hammat said Dr Nahan doesn’t understand what the reality is for people working in the public sector.
They both joined Gary Adshead on the 6PR Morning Show.