Miners earn double the national wage: ABS

MINING industry workers earn more than $A2000 a week before tax, well above Australia’s $965 average, says the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Miners earn double the national wage: ABS Miners earn double the national wage: ABS Miners earn double the national wage: ABS Miners earn double the national wage: ABS Miners earn double the national wage: ABS

In a preliminary report on employee earnings released yesterday, the ABS said less than one-fifth, or 19.1%, of Australian workers earned more than $1400 a week.

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