Over half (56%) of private sector employers plan to increase basic pay in 2018 and average increases are expected to be in the region of 2.8% with smaller companies intending a 3.5% increase compared to 2.7% for large companies.
The survey looks at planned versus actual pay increases, pay intentions for the year ahead, collective bargaining and pay agreements, the 'living wage' and minimum wage, employment and performance, pensions, and reactions to the Workplace Relations Commission.
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