Bigger pay packets coming for miners

MINERS are feeling the effects of the sector-wide skills shortage with 73% of employers reporting they have been forced to offer higher salaries than planned, to compete for workers in the “once-in-a-career market”.

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Miners are expecting pay rises this year.

According to the latest salary guide by recruitment company Hays Mining, salary increases are on the horizon this year as the skills shortage inflates employee expectations.