Pay rise won 'for those who kept us going'

By Colin Brinsden, Aap Economics and Business Correspondent
Updated June 29 2022 - 5:41pm, first published 5:31pm
Treasurer Jim Chalmers says the Labor federal government fought for the minimum wage rise.

Up to 2.8 million Australians will enjoy a pay rise from July 1 following the Fair Work Commission's annual wage review, a decision Treasurer Jim Chalmers says the Labor government fought for.

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