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ASB forecasts job competition will push up wages
Stuff reports economists and recruiters say 2017 could be the year many employees will push for a decent pay increase, and the E tu union has retirement home operators in its sights over pay.
Despite unemployment dipping below five percent, wage growth has remained soft and securing a pay rise above the rate of inflation has been difficult, according to ASB Bank.
However, bank research suggests if migration begins dropping, as expected, slowing growth in the supply of labour could enable real wages to move higher.
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