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Minimum wage by province in canada

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Province

Minimum Hourly Wage

Notes

Alberta

$9.95

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

British Columbia*

$10.25

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

Manitoba

$10.45

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

$10.00

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

Newfoundland & Labrador

$10.00

 

Northwest Territories

$10.00

 

Nova Scotia*

$10.40

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.

Nunavut

$11.00

 

Ontario

$11.00

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

$10.20

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. 

Quebec

$10.35

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

Saskatchewan

$10.00

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

Yukon

$10.72

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

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