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

$13.85

Effective as of June 1st, 2019. The minimum wage in B.C. will further rise to $14.60 on June 1st, 2020 and to at least $15.20 on June 1st, 2021. View more information.
Manitoba

$11.65

Effective as of October 1, 2019. View more information.
New Brunswick

$11.70

Effective as of April 1, 2020. The minimum wage 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 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 min wage will move $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

$13.00

Effective as of April 1, 2016. The minimum wage is reviewed annually on April 1. View more information.
Ontario

$14.00

Effective as of January 1, 2018. Starting in 2020, the minimum wage rates may increase annually on October 1 of each year. View more information.
Prince Edward Island

$12.85

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

$12.50

Effective as of May 1, 2019. View more information.
Saskatchewan

$11.32

Effective as of October 1, 2019. 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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