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This Is What The Minimum Wage Is In Every Province & Territory Across Canada

Where does your province rank?
This Is What The Minimum Wage Is In Every Province & Territory Across Canada

April 1st was the day for many provinces to put their minimum wage increases into effect, while other provinces won't be seeing an increase this year at all.

So, where does your provincerank in terms of minimum wage? Will you be seeing an increase this year? Scroll down to find out.

Alberta

Current: $15

Scheduled Increase: Alberta has no minimum wage increase scheduled for 2019.

Details.

Ontario

Current: $14.00

Scheduled Increase: Ontario has no minimum wage increase scheduled until 2020.

Details.

Northwest Territories

Current: $13.46

Scheduled Increase: The increase went into effect on April 1, 2018. There is no increase scheduled for 2019.

Details.

Nunavut

Current: $13.00

Scheduled Increase: Nunavut has no minimum wage increase scheduled for 2019, though the minimum is reviewed annually on April 1.

Details.

Yukon

Current: $12.71

Scheduled Increase: Increase was put into effect on April 1st, 2019 and is adjusted annually on April 1st.

Details.

British Columbia

Current: $12.65

Scheduled Increase: $13.85 on June 1st, 2019.

Details.

Quebec

Current: $12.00

Scheduled Increase: $12.50 as of May 1st, 2019.

Details.

Prince Edward Island

Current: $12.25

Scheduled Increase: Increase was put into effect on April 1st, 2019.

Details.

Nova Scotia

Current: $11.55 for "experienced workers," $11.05 for "inexperienced workers."

Scheduled Increase: Increase was put into effect on April 1st, 2019. The minimum wage is scheduled to increase by $0.55 in 2020 and again in 2021.

Details.

New Brunswick

Current: $11.50

Scheduled Increase: Increase was put into effect on April 1st, 2019.

Details.

Newfoundland & Labrador

Current: $11.40

Scheduled Increase: Increase was put into effect on April 1st, 2019.

Details.

Manitoba

Current: $11.35

Scheduled Increase: $11.65 on October 1st, 2019.

Details.

Saskatchewan 

Current: $11.06

Scheduled Increase: Increases are announced by June 30th and changes take effect October 1st.

Details.

Hopefully, we see these numbers continue to increase until everyone is earning a livable wage across the country.

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