Labour standards and practice

Report for the Western Australian TAFE Teachers Wage Claim, 2008 2008

Client:  Slater and Gordon

This report provides evidence in support of the 2008 Western Australia Public Sector Teacher Wage Case. In developing this report, a range of statistical sources were analysed where relevant data was available. The report begins by examining the broader Australian labour market and places the teaching profession within this context with regard to hours of work, salary and occupational growth. The report then compares the salaries of public and private sector teachers in Western Australian, NSW, and Vic with the national average