Domestic Flying: Training Allowance

Award Definition

Aircraft Cabin Crew Award 2010 [MA000047]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description
A cabin crew member appointed as either an in-flight trainer (a cabin crew member appointed for periods of time by the employer for the purpose of in-flight training of trainee cabin crew members) or a ground school trainer (a cabin crew member appointed by the employer to conduct on ground training as required) must be paid per week 9.5% of a cabin crew member’s base rate of pay.

What to pay

$2.21 per hour up to a maximum of $83.79 per week


This allowance is based on performing a special duty or a certain area of responsibility

Should you withhold tax?

Withhold tax from this allowance

Should super be paid on this allowance?

This allowance forms part of ordinary times earnings

Should payroll tax be paid on this allowance?

Include this allowance for payroll tax purposes

How is it treated on the payment summary?

Include this allowance as part of gross wages

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


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