Federal politicians and senior public servants to get 2.7 per cent pay rise

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated June 14 2022 - 9:32pm, first published 7:30pm

Federal parliamentarians, judges and senior public servants will receive their first pay rise since before the COVID-19 pandemic after the Remuneration Tribunal decided to lift their wages by 2.75 per cent from July 1.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.

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