Minimum Wage by Province

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Current minimum wage across Canada

Province

Minimum Hourly Wage

Notes

Alberta

$15.00

Effective as of October 1, 2018. View more information.
British Columbia

$14.60

Effective as of June 1, 2020. The minimum wage in B.C. will rise to at least $15.20 on June 1, 2021. View more information.

Manitoba

$11.90

Effective as of October 1, 2020. The minimum wage in MB is adjusted annually on October 1 based on the inflation rate. View more information.
New Brunswick

$11.70

Effective as of April 1, 2020. The minimum wage in NB is adjusted annually on April 1 relative to the Consumer Price Index. View more information.
Newfoundland & Labrador

$12.15

Effective as of October 1, 2020. The minimum wage in Nfld will return to being adjusted annually on April 1 relative to the Consumer Price Index. 
Northwest Territories

$13.46

Effective as of April 1, 2018. The regulation in N.W.T. does not specify that there must be an annual increase. View more information.
Nova Scotia

$12.55

Effective as of April 1, 2020. The NS minimum wage will move to $13.10 on April 1, 2021. The calculation for the base wage will return to the CPI formula on April 1, 2022. View more information.
Nunavut

$16.00

Effective as of April 1, 2020. The minimum wage in NU is reviewed annually on April 1. View more information.
Ontario

$14.25

Effective as of October 1, 2020. View more information.
Prince Edward Island

$12.85

Effective as of April 1, 2020. View more information.
Quebec

$13.10

Effective as of May 1, 2020. View more information.
Saskatchewan

$11.45

Effective as of October 1, 2020. The minimum wage is adjusted annually on October 1 each year relative to the Consumer Price Index. View more information.
Yukon

$13.71

Effective as of April 1, 2020. The minimum wage is adjusted on April 1 of each year relative to the Consumer Price Index. View more information.

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