Bare minimum wage employees in Ontario will be getting a prolonged-awaited spend hike on Saturday, Oct 1.
That’s when the province will be expanding the wage by 50 cents to $15.50.
Learners less than 18 are also getting a 50-cent boost, up to $14.60.
Regardless of several sensation that’s still not ample to keep up with the ever-raising charge of residing, it does rank Ontario fairly large amongst Canada’s other provinces and territories.
The moment the hike formally goes into effect, Ontario will have the fourth greatest minimum amount wage in Canada.
Nunavut qualified prospects the pack with a bare minimum wage of $16.00, adopted by Yukon at $15.70 and British Columbia at $15.65.
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Who pays the minimum?
That would be Saskatchewan, in which you’ll rake in just $11.81 for each hour.
Nevertheless, that low wage is slated to be elevated to $15 by October 2024.