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# low-pay - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Minimum-wage sectors hard hit by Covid-19 shutdown - ESRI
# Low Pay
# Low Pay

Minimum-wage sectors hard hit by Covid-19 shutdown - ESRI

May 7th 2020, 11:37 AM 20,914 Views 12 Comments

Retail, accommodation and food sectors employ half of all minimum wage workers in Ireland.

# low-pay - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

'Urgent need for living wage': 23% of workers in Ireland are on low pay
# OECD
# OECD

'Urgent need for living wage': 23% of workers in Ireland are on low pay

Aug 14th 2019, 9:28 AM 28,576 Views 115 Comments

Sinn Féin has said that the Living Wage of €12.30 an hour needs to be introduced.

# low-pay - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Restaurants to be barred from using tips to subsidise employees' wages
# Tipping Point
# Tipping Point

Restaurants to be barred from using tips to subsidise employees' wages

Jun 11th 2019, 7:28 PM 17,863 Views 29 Comments

Sinn Féin said the proposed legislation doesn’t go far enough to protect employees.

# low-pay - Saturday 7 April, 2018

'I've lost over €20k already. I can't save, get a mortgage or plan to have kids': Lower-pay teachers speak out
# Unequal
# Unequal

'I've lost over €20k already. I can't save, get a mortgage or plan to have kids': Lower-pay teachers speak out

Apr 7th 2018, 8:30 AM 40,680 Views 238 Comments

In a week where teachers united in their calls for equal pay, we spoke to some about their experiences.

# low-pay - Monday 17 July, 2017

Home care worker: '€10.10 an hour, no guaranteed hours and no sick leave'
# Column
# Column

Home care worker: '€10.10 an hour, no guaranteed hours and no sick leave'

Jul 17th 2017, 6:30 AM 19,704 Views 49 Comments

Insecure, low paid working conditions are being encouraged by State policy towards private home care workers, writes Sinead Pembroke.

# low-pay - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

One of Ireland's biggest unions wants everyone to know we're a low-wage country

One of Ireland's biggest unions wants everyone to know we're a low-wage country

Jun 1st 2016, 3:00 PM 30,406 Views 79 Comments

Unite claims poor pay is driving a ‘race to the bottom’ for the economy.

# low-pay - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Industrial action across other sectors stirring discontent among gardaí
# Pay Restoration
# Pay Restoration

Industrial action across other sectors stirring discontent among gardaí

Mar 27th 2016, 7:45 AM 15,510 Views 44 Comments

Rural members have spoken to TheJournal.ie about the frustration among their members.

# low-pay - Friday 15 January, 2016

Teachers set to strike before general election
# This Means Trouble
# This Means Trouble

Teachers set to strike before general election

Jan 15th 2016, 2:57 PM 19,046 Views 78 Comments

The TUI is taking issue with low pay for teachers and lack of employment security.

# low-pay - Friday 18 December, 2015

Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense'
# Extra Cash
# Extra Cash

Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense'

Dec 18th 2015, 6:06 AM 23,995 Views 100 Comments

Which means good.

# low-pay - Thursday 21 May, 2015

McDonald's workers protest "poverty wages" and demand $15/hour
# Not Really Lovin It
# Not Really Lovin It

McDonald's workers protest "poverty wages" and demand $15/hour

May 21st 2015, 9:20 PM 13,361 Views 62 Comments

“Out of the kitchens and into the streets.”

# low-pay - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Richard Bruton: Now is not the time for wage increases
# Not Now
# Not Now

Richard Bruton: Now is not the time for wage increases

Aug 26th 2014, 1:01 PM 10,199 Views 68 Comments

The Jobs Minister’s position contrasts with those in Labour who want a Low Pay Commission.

# low-pay - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Column: 4 myths about austerity… busted
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 4 myths about austerity… busted

Nov 20th 2012, 7:00 AM 28 Views 75 Comments

Ahead of an anti-austerity march, Michael O’Reilly argues that Budget decisions are being driven by false premises.