Resources going strong, but big pay rises starting to evaporate

DESPITE all the gloom about market conditions and economic uncertainty, the resources boom in Western Australia is still going strong and the skills shortage is showing no signs of easing, according to the 2008 Hays Resources and Mining salary survey. However, wage growth has moderated – meaning the era of massive pay rises for miners may have come to a close.

Resources going strong, but big pay rises starting to evaporate Resources going strong, but big pay rises starting to evaporate Resources going strong, but big pay rises starting to evaporate Resources going strong, but big pay rises starting to evaporate Resources going strong, but big pay rises starting to evaporate