We have had several requests from members with regards to the updates on wage awards and the Federal Government has announced a wage increase for all industries on minimum wages.

Today wages increase!

Pay rates change from 1 July each year, therates in this guide apply from the first full pay period on or after 01 July 2022.

Beauty therapy apprentice – Pre-apprenticeship completed – Started before 1 Jan 2014

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st six months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (0-6 months)$423.41$11.14$14.82$22.28$27.85$16.71$22.28$22.28
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (7-12 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (13-18 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 12 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (19-30 months)$724.49$19.07$25.36$38.14$47.68$28.61$38.14$38.14

Beauty therapy apprentice – Pre-apprenticeship completed – Started after 1 Jan 2014 -Did not complete year 12

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st six months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (0-6 months)$470.45$12.38$16.47$24.76$30.95$18.57$24.76$24.76
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (7-12 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (13-18 months)$564.54$14.86$19.76$29.72$37.15$22.29$29.72$29.72
Apprentice next 12 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (19-30 months)$724.49$19.07$25.36$38.14$47.68$28.61$38.14$38.14

Beauty therapy apprentice – Pre-apprenticeship completed – Started after 1 Jan 2014 – Completed year 12

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st six months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (0-6 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (7-12 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (13-18 months)$611.59$16.09$21.40$32.18$40.23$24.14$32.18$32.18
Apprentice next 12 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (19-30 months)$724.49$19.07$25.36$38.14$47.68$28.61$38.14$38.14

Beauty therapy apprentice – Started before 1 Jan 2014

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st year$423.41$11.14$14.82$22.28$27.85$16.71$22.28$22.28
Apprentice 2nd year$564.54$14.86$19.76$29.72$37.15$22.29$29.72$29.72
Apprentice 3rd year$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice 4th year$846.81$22.28$29.63$44.56$55.70$33.42$44.56$44.56

Beauty therapy apprentice – Started after 1 Jan 2014 – Did not complete year 12

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st year$470.45$12.38$16.47$24.76$30.95$18.57$24.76$24.76
Apprentice 2nd year$564.54$14.86$19.76$29.72$37.15$22.29$29.72$29.72
Apprentice 3rd year$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice 4th year$846.81$22.28$29.63$44.56$55.70$33.42$44.56$44.56

Beauty therapy apprentice – Started after 1 Jan 2014 – Completed year 12

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st year$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice 2nd year$611.59$16.09$21.40$32.18$40.23$24.14$32.18$32.18
Apprentice 3rd year$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice 4th year$846.81$22.28$29.63$44.56$55.70$33.42$44.56$44.56

Adult beauty therapy apprentice – Pre-apprenticeship completed – Started before 1 Jan 2014

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st six months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (0-6 months)$423.41$11.14$14.82$22.28$27.85$16.71$22.28$22.28
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (7-12 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (13-18 months)$517.50$13.62$18.11$27.24$34.05$20.43$27.24$27.24
Apprentice next 12 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (19-30 months)$724.49$19.07$25.36$38.14$47.68$28.61$38.14$38.14

Adult beauty therapy apprentice – Pre-apprenticeship completed – Started after 1 Jan 2014

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st six months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (0-6 months)$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (7-12 months)$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice next 6 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (13-18 months)$888.50$23.38$31.10$46.76$58.45$35.07$46.76$46.76
Apprentice next 12 months (pre-apprenticeship completed) (19-30 months)$888.50$23.38$31.10$46.76$58.45$35.07$46.76$46.76

Adult beauty therapy apprentice – Started before 1 Jan 2014

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st year$423.41$11.14$14.82$22.28$27.85$16.71$22.28$22.28
Apprentice 2nd year$564.54$14.86$19.76$29.72$37.15$22.29$29.72$29.72
Apprentice 3rd year$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice 4th year$846.81$22.28$29.63$44.56$55.70$33.42$44.56$44.56

Adult beauty therapy apprentice – Started after 1 Jan 2014

ClassificationWeekly pay rateHourly pay rateSaturday – between 7am and 6pmSundayPublic holidayOvertime – first 3 hoursOvertime – after 3 hoursWorking on RDO
Apprentice 1st year$752.72$19.81$26.35$39.62$49.53$29.72$39.62$39.62
Apprentice 2nd year$888.50$23.38$31.10$46.76$58.45$35.07$46.76$46.76
Apprentice 3rd year$888.50$23.38$31.10$46.76$58.45$35.07$46.76$46.76
Apprentice 4th year$888.50$23.38$31.10$46.76$58.45$35.07$46.76$46.76

If you are experiencing any challenges with the new Wage Award please contact APAN to discuss employment options with us.

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