Grades, Wages & Allowances
All grades, wages and allowances can be found within the various chapters of the JIB handbook which is downloadable on the left.
The wage rates for 2017 are contained in the 2017-2020 Industrial Determination.
Key sections to look for are:
- Wages and Allowances: Section 2 (Highway Lighting – Section 5)
- Grading definitions: Section 4
HMRC has agreed that Lodging Allowance and associated payments will be increased by 2% with effect from Monday 4th January 2016. The increases are:
Lodging Allowance – £38.07 per night
Retention payment – up to a maximum of £12.53 per night (£87.71 per week)
Weekend retention – £38.07 per night
From Monday 5th January 2015, Lodging Allowance was £37.32 per night, with a retention payment up to a maximum of £12.28 per night (£85.96 per week). The weekend retention rate was £37.32 per night.
This represented an increase of 2.5% from 2014. The 2014 Lodging Allowance was £36.41 per night.