Base salary is low

The data entered into the 'Base salary' column is lower than normal for the industry and occupation.

Check that salaries have been annualised and converted to a full-time equivalent amount where relevant. Also check that employees are allocated to the correct occupation category.

How to resolve the error

Check your salary figures to ensure that they are calculated to an annualised and full time equivalent amount.

If you find an error, amend and re-upload your workplace profile template and resubmit your report.

Example of a legitimate reason for the error

There are trainees or apprentices, employees on a disability scheme and/or employees under 21 years of age in this occupation.