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

Manitoba

$11.65

Effective as of October 1, 2019. The minimum wage in MB will rise to $11.90 on October 1st, 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

$11.65

Effective as of April 1, 2020. The minimum wage in Nfld is adjusted annually on April 1 relative to the Consumer Price Index. However, on October 1st of 2020 and 2021, the government will make additional increases.  On October 1, 2020, the minimum wage will further increase to $12.15. View more information
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

$14.00

Effective as of January 1, 2018. The minimum wage in ON will rise to $14.25 on October 1st, 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

$11.32

Effective as of October 1, 2019. The minimum wage in SK will rise to $11.45 on October 1st, 2020. The minimum wage is adjusted annually on October 1st 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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