Government of Kerala revises rate of Minimum Wages for Handicraft Industries

Sep 19, 2018 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team

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Government of Kerala vide notification dated September,6,2018  has revised rate of Minimum Wages for the employees working in Handicraft Industries as following.

I. Craft, Sculpture Making (with metal, alloy, wood, animal horn, cement, clay, plastic, plaster of paris, stone etc.)

Sr No

Category/ Description

Daily Wage Rate (Rs)

1

Highly Skilled

 

(a) Master Craftsman Chief Artist

 

(b) Craftsman, Artist

 

 

 

720/-

 

650/-

 

2

Skilled

 

Crafts Assistant, Art Assistant, Moulders, Dye Makers. Carving Workers

 

 

580/-

3

Semi Skilled

 

Polisher, Cutter, Crafts, Alt Helper

 

 

 

510/-

 

II Office Staff

Sr.No

Category/ Description

Monthly Wages

1

Manager

16850/-

2

Supervisor

15030/-

3

Accountant. Clerk, Cashier, Computer Operator, Typist. Receptionist, Front Office Assistant, Storekeeper, Driver

11740/-

4

Store Assistant, Packer, Peon, Watchman, Helper

11630/-

5

Cleaner. Sweeper

11400/-

 

Ø     Dearness Allowance

In addition to the basic rates of wages, the employees shall be eligible for Dearness Allowance on the basis of Consumer Price Index Numbers (1998-99-100) published for the concerned District Headquarters by the Department of Economics and Statistics. At the rate of 1 (one rupee) for daily waged employees and 26 (rupees twenty six) for monthly waged employees for every increase of point above 300 points

 

Ø    Service Weightage

The employees who have completed a service period of five years or more in an establishment or under an employer, as on the date of commencement of this notification, shall be allowed service weightage included in their basic wages. At the rate of five percentage of the revised basic pay for every completed five years of service, subject to a maximum of fifteen percentage.

 

[LBRD—El/134/'2018—LBRD]

 

URL-http://www.egazette.kerala.gov.in/


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