2018 Award Rates

4 June 2018

Updated Federal Industrial Awards pay rates for awards relevant to employees working in architectural practices.

The award rates below incorporate the minimum wage decision handed down by the Fair Work Commission in June 2017. This saw an increase of 3.5% applied to all award wages applicable from the first full pay period from 1 July 2018.

Note: these are minimum rates required to meet your practice’s obligations under the relevant Award and the National Employment Standards. (The new national minimum wage will be $719.20 per week or $18.93 per hour.)

Award pay rates valid from 1 July 2018

Download the updated award pay rate summaries here. 

2018 Modern Architects Award Pay Rates

2018 Modern Clerks Award Pay Rates

2018 Modern Graphic Arts Award Pay Rates

2018 Draughting Staff – Modern Manufacturing Award Pay Rates

2018 Interior Designers – Modern Miscellaneous Award Pay Rates

2017 pay rates

For purposes of comparison, you can still download the former award rates that applied from 1 July 2017 to June 2018.

Modern Architects Award Pay Rates

Modern Clerks Award Pay Rates

Modern Graphic Arts Award Pay Rates

Draughting Staff – Modern Manufacturing Award Pay Rates

Interior Designers – Modern Miscellaneous Award Pay Rates

Modern Award texts

Download the Modern Awards here.