Ontario confirms $15.50/hr min. wage starting Oct. 1 - Retail Council of Canada
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Ontario confirms $15.50/hr min. wage starting Oct. 1

April 5, 2022

Effective October 1, 2022, the general minimum wage rate in Ontario will raise to $15.50/hour, the provincial government confirmed on Monday, April. 4, 2022.

Each year, the province’s minimum wage rate increases by inflation. While the government increased the minimum wage on January 1, 2022 to $15.00, this year is no exception, as inflation continues to grow.

To see other increases, including for students and homeworkers, click here.

For more information, please contact:

Sebastian Prins
Director, Government Relations (Ontario)
416 467-3759