Raising the minimum wage: economic and fiscal impacts
Produced by the
Office of the Chief Executive
and published on
22 Jun 2017
Raising the minimum wage: economic and fiscal impacts on States Assembly website
The report estimates the potential economic and fiscal impacts of a significantly higher minimum wage in Jersey. It examines the impact of increasing the minimum wage to 45% of mean weekly earnings, or 60% of median weekly earnings. This corresponds to increases of 10% and 17% respectively in the 2017 rate of £7.18 per hour.