Effective October 1, 2015, Ontario’s minimum wage will increase by 25 cents to $11.25 per hour. This represents a 2.2 percent increase to the province’s minimum wage.

Students under 18 who work not more than 28 hours per week will see minimum wage increase from $10.30 to $10.55 per hour.

Background:

With the increase, Ontario will continue to have the highest provincial minimum wage in Canada. Minimum wage is adjusted annually relative to the Ontario Consumer Price Index.

If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact: Gary Rygus, Director, Ontario at: [email protected] or 416-467-3744