New Base Pay: 2024 Single Spine Salary Structure Base Pay increment
The Government of Ghana, represented by the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission (FWSC), Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations (MELR), and Ministry of Finance (MoF) has concluded negotiations for the 2024 Single Spine Salary Structure Base Pay.
The Minister for Employment and Labour Relation (Hon. Ignatius Awuah), Secretary General for TUC (Dr. Anthony Baah), Chief Executive, Fair Wages and Salaries Commission. (Ing. Benjamin Arthur) and the Chairman of FORUM (Dr. Issac Bamfo Addo) in a released agreement notice dated 14th November 2023 signed the agreement released.
The negotiations’ outcomes are as follows:
AGREEMENT ON BASE PAY FOR 2024
TERMS OF AGREEMENT
1. That the Base Pay on the Single Spine Salary Structure (SSSS) has been increased by 23% across board from January 2024 to June 2024
2. That from July 2024 to December 2024 the Base Pay would be readjusted to 25%
FWSC details of 2024 increased Base Pay
Upon series sittings for negotiations, the FWSC and representatives have agreed on a fair increment. Below is the agreed rise for 2024 Base Pay and the full Terms of Agreement as released by FWSC.
Terms of Agreement
1. That, the Base Pay on the Single Spine Salary Structure (SSSS) has been increased by 30% across board for the year 2024 at the existing pay point relativity of 1.7 percent.
2. That, the effective date for the implementation of the 2024 Base Pay shall be 1st January, 2024.
IN WITNESS whereof the Parties herein have set their names and hands this 12th day of January, 2024.