Despite the opposition talking down the economy…and at the same time finding a new love for dairy it appears other areas of the economy are doing just fine thank you very much.
Salaries appear to have risen by $100 a month on average.
Average pay packages in New Zealand have risen almost $100 per month over the past year, fresh statistics have revealed.
Data by Seek.co.nz showed, average annual salaries for jobs listed on the site had increased 2.3 per cent, or $94 per month after tax, year on year to June 2015.
The national average advertised salary now sits at $74,965.
Seek.co.nz general manager Janet Faulding said the increase had occurred despite slowing economic factors and a reported drop in business confidence.
“It is encouraging to see there has been upwards movement in salaries across the the job advertisements posted [on the site]. Read more »