Minimum Wage by Province


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Minimum wage by province in canada

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Minimum Hourly Wage




As of September 1, 2014, Alberta’s minimum wage will be $10.20.
See alternate rates for liquor servers and salespersons.

British Columbia*


See alternate rates for liquor servers, live-in support workers, camp leaders and crop harvesters.



As of October 1, 2013, Manitoba’s minimum wage increased 20 cents to $10.45.
See alternate rates for industrial and construction workers.

New Brunswick


See alternate rates for construction workers, camp leaders and employees whose hours are unverifiable.

Newfoundland & Labrador



Northwest Territories



Nova Scotia*


On April 1 of each year, this rate is adjusted by the change in the Consumer Price Index.

See alternate rates for logging anf forestry workers and construction workers.






Ontario minimum wage will be $11.00 effective June 1, 2014
See alternate rates for liquor servers, students, homeworkers and hunting and fishing guides.

Prince Edward Island


On April 11, 2014, the Prince Edward Island (PEI) government announced that it will increase the province’s minimum wage to $10.20 on June 1, 2014 and to $10.35 on October 1, 2014. 



As of May 1, 2014 Quebec’s minimum wage increased  to $10.35.
See alternate rates for employees who receive gratuities and fruit harvesters .



As of October 1, 2014, Saskatchewan’s minimum wage will increase 20 cents to $10.20.



Adjusted annually on April 1 relative to the Consumer Price Index.

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