Seasonally-adjusted growth in the wage price index slowed to 0.2% in Q2 2020 from 0.5% in the previous quarter. This was the slowest growth on record.
Wages increased mainly in the public sector. In the private sector, wages ticked up by just 0.1% in seasonally-adjusted terms.
In Western Australia, wage growth decelerated slightly in the quarter, yet was the slowest of all states through the year.Download PDF