Dust Mask Allowance (Other Than Sterile Areas)

Award Definition

Pharmaceutical Industry Award 2010 [MA000069]

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Allowance Description
An employee whilst employed in areas,other than sterile areas,requiring the continued wearing of a dust mask must be paid 10.7% of the standard rate per day or part thereof extra.

What to pay

$2.48 per day


This allowance is based on a working condition or a disability as part of working a shift.

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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