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2019 Retail NZ Wages Survey is now open!


Our annual Wages Guide is the nation's most comprehensive guide to retail wages. It is a valuable tool for benchmarking employee costs and ensuring retail businesses are attracting and retaining the right people. It provides up to date guidance on average wages rates for 23 retail specific positions by merchandise, turnover and region.

Doing the survey benefits you! All survey participants will a FREE copy of the 2019 Retail NZ Wages Guide.

You can check out exactly what is covered in this sample version of the 2017 Retail NZ Wages Guide.


Take the 2019 Wages Survey here:



Survey closes Wednesday 22 May, don't miss out!


The 2018 Wages Survey is now closed and the results have been published. Every retailer who completed the 2018 survey has been sent a FREE copy of the guide. If you think your business took the survey and you have not received the guide please email WagesSurvey@retail.kiwi.

If you didn't take part in the survey, the guide is available for purchase ($150 plus GST for members and $250 for non members). You can buy your copy right now!


For more information about the Retail NZ Wages Survey please email wagessurvey@retail.kiwi .