Government of Karnataka revises minimum rates of wages and VDA for the employment in Motion Picture Industry

Aug 26, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team

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The State Government of Karnataka has revised the minimum rates of wages and Variable Dearness Allowance (VDA) for the employees employed in Motion Picture (Film/ Short/Film/ Cinema) Industry including Production, Distribution, Advertising and Allied Works from April 01, 2019 to March 31, 2020.

The Categories of Employment for minimum rates of wages per month are as under:

Ø  Exhibition Section:

a)       Assistant Manager, Supervisor, Accountant, Chief Operator, Head Operator and all employees doing the work of nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

b)      Office Assistant, Clerk, Typist, Assistant Supervisor, Booking Clerk, Assistant Operator (with licence), Air Conditioner Operator, Carpenter, Painter, Vehicle driver, Mechanic and all employees who are doing the work of the nature and responsibility done by whatever name or designation they be called.

c)       Gate keeper, Door keeper, Watchman, Rewinder, Cabin Boy, Assistant operator (without licence) and all employees doing the work of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

d)      Sweeper, Sanitary Helper, Board Boy, Attender, Usher Battery Boy, Cycle stand boy, Gardner, Battery Boy and all employees doing the work of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

Ø  Distribution section and production section:

a)       Assistant Manager; Accountant; Stenographer and all employees doing this work of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called

b)      Assistant Accountant; Checking operator; Receptionist; Publicity In charge; Cashier; Store keeper Representatives; Driver and all employees doing the work of nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called

c)       Peon, Office Boy, Attender, Helper and all employees doing the work of the nature  and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

Ø  Studio Sector-Entire State:

a)       Sound Recordist; Set maistry; setting master Supervisor; Secretary cameraman; Camera incharge and all employees doing the work of the nature of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

b)      Developer; Laboratory Assistant; Sound Assistant; Printing Assistant; Laboratory Electrician; Makeup Assistant; Painting Assistant; Painter (Skilled); Stenographer; Accountant; Floor-in-charge and all employees doing the work of the nature of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

c)       Vehicle Driver; Telephone operator; Clerk; Typist; Store keeper; Carpentry Helper; Assistant Carpenter; Assistant Painter; Projectionist and all employees doing the work of the nature of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

d)      Light Boy; Assistant Electrician; Electrician Helper; Boomist; Boo man; Camera Helper; Editing Assistant; Editing Helper; Assistant printer; Printing Helper; Developing Assistant; Laboratory Assistant; Security Watchman and all employees doing the work of the nature of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

e)      Office Boy; Attender; Helper; Watchman; Sweeper; Gardener; Store Assistant; Store Helper; Cooly (Mazdoor) and all employees doing the work of the nature of the nature and responsibility done by persons falling under the category by whatever name or designation they be called.

VDA: In addition to the basic wages, all Category of Employees in the State shall be paid VDA at the rate of 4 Paise per point over and above 6205 points.


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