Upcoming changes to the minimum wage
As of April 1, 2018, employers must pay experienced employees at least $11.00 per hour. They must pay inexperienced employees at least $10.50 for each hour of work. The minimum wage rate applies to a work week of 48 hours or less for most kinds of work.
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As of April 1, 2017, the Minimum Wage rate increased to $10.85 per hour from $10.70 per hour. The inexperienced rate increased to $10.35 per hour from $10.20 per hour.
Employees can be paid the inexperienced rate only if they have worked for the employer for less than three months and have less than three months total experience with the kind of work they have been hired to do.
If you have any questions, please contact Labour Standards.