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Police and teacher pay hit 20-year lows amid economic shifts – RNZ 28 May 2024

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New analysis reveals that pay rates for police and teachers in New Zealand are at their lowest levels in at least 20 years when compared to average and minimum wages. Infometrics economists highlight that despite recent pay increases, these essential sectors face significant challenges in attracting and retaining talent due to declining relative earnings.

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