Trainees must earn at least the ETP minimum wage after they complete training and an employment retention period (generally 90 calendar days). The minimum wage varies by calendar year, county of employment and type of trainee (retrainee or new-hire). Health benefits may be used to meet all wage requirements, subject to Panel approval.
Contracts approved during 2021 are subject to the 2021 ETP minimum wage:
Contracts approved during 2020 are subject to the 2020 ETP minimum wage:
Contracts approved during 2019 are subject to the 2019 ETP minimum wage:
Contracts approved during 2018 are subject to the 2018 ETP required wage:
Contracts approved during 2017 are subject to the 2017 ETP minimum wage: