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Basic pay for security officers to rise by S$300 over next 3 years; overtime exemption removed

Demand for security officers has grown, with more buildings and infrastructure built amid a rising threat of terrorism. The recommendations come from the Security Tripartite Cluster, which hopes to draw younger people into the growing sector


THE government has accepted recommendations calling for higher monthly wages and shorter working hours for security officers.

Between 2019 and 2021, the basic pay of these workers will go up by around S$300 a month; they will also be given yearly increments of at least 3...

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