NZ migrants are paid unequally — here’s how HR can help

NZ migrants are paid unequally — here’s how HR can help

Migrants from South Africa, Northern America, the United Kingdom, and the rest of Europe have a higher average hourly wage than migrants from Asia, the rest of Americas, Polynesia, Melanesia, and Micronesia, a new study from Diversity Works New Zealand has revealed.

According to Diversity NZ Chief Executive Maretha Smit, there are existing inequities based on place of birth and ethnicity, even when the data were already adjusted to compare migrants with similar levels of skills, English language ability, time spend in New Zealand, and age.

New Zealand migrants are paid unequally – here’s how HR can help.

https://www.hcamag.com/nz/specialisation/employment-law/nz-migrants-are-paid-unequally-heres-how-hr-can-help/324273

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