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Canada Wages: Minimum and Average

Canada Wages Data

Indicator Data Period
Minimum Wages 14.25 CAD/Hour | 1875.864 USD/Month 2020
Wages 27.6 CAD/Hour | 3633.252 USD/Month Mar/21
Average Hourly Earnings 30.77 CAD | 25.316 USD May/21
Wage Growth  7.4 % Mar/21
Wages in Manufacturing 27.73 CAD/Hour | 3650.365 USD/Month Mar/21


Latest data on Minimum Wages (CAD/Hour)

Minimum Wages
                     Canada - Historical Data (CAD/Hour)

What is minimum wage in Canada?

  • Minimum Wages in Canada increased to 14.25 CAD/Hour (1875.864 USD/Month) in 2020. The maximum rate of minimum wage for employees was 14.25 CAD/Hour and minimum was 1 CAD/Hour.
  • Data published Yearly by Statistics.

Historical Data (CAD/Hour) by years

Data
Period
Date
14.25 2020 22.02.2021
14 2020 11.08.2020
14 2019 18.03.2019
14 2018 19.01.2018
11.4 2017 11.08.2017
4.55 2087 31.12.1987
4.35 2086 31.12.1986
4 2085 31.12.1985


Historical Chart by prime ministers (CAD/Hour)

Minimum Wages in Canada by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Justin Trudeau 04.11.2015 - 11.4000 14.0000 14.0000 11.4000 22.81%


Latest data on Wages (CAD/Hour)

Wages
                     Canada - Historical Data (CAD/Hour)

What is average wage in Canada?

  • Average Wages in Canada decreased to 27.6 CAD/Hour (3633.252 USD/Month) in March 2021. The maximum rate of average wage for employees was 28.02 CAD/Hour and minimum was 13.73 CAD/Hour.
  • Data published Monthly by Statistics.

Historical Data (CAD/Hour) by years

Data
Period
Date
27.6 Mar/21 29.05.2021
28.02 Feb/21 01.05.2021
27.67 Jan/21 03.04.2021
27.44 Dec/20 27.02.2021
27.3 Nov/20 30.01.2021
27.28 Oct/20 26.12.2020
27.08 Sep/20 28.11.2020
27.03 Aug/20 31.10.2020


Historical Chart by prime ministers (CAD/Hour)

Wages in Canada by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Justin Trudeau 04.11.2015 - 24.3100 25.0600 25.0600 23.7600 3.09%


Latest data on Average Hourly Earnings (CAD)

Average Hourly Earnings
                     Canada - Historical Data (CAD)

What is Average Hourly Earnings in Canada?

  • Average Hourly Earnings in Canada increased to 30.77 CAD (25.316 USD) in May 2021. The maximum rate was 31.25 CAD and minimum was 15.88 CAD.
  • Data published Monthly by Statistics.

Historical Data (CAD) by years

Data
Period
Date
30.77 May/21 04.06.2021
30.75 Apr/21 07.05.2021
30.52 Mar/21 10.04.2021
30.58 Feb/21 12.03.2021
30.85 Jan/21 05.02.2021
30.48 Dec/20 08.01.2021
30.35 Nov/20 04.12.2020
30.48 Oct/20 06.11.2020


Historical Chart by prime ministers (CAD)

Average Hourly Earnings in Canada by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Wage Growth  (%)

Wage Growth 
                     Canada - Historical Data (%)

What is the growth rate of wages in Canada?

  • Wage Growth in Canada increased by 7.4 % in March 2021 over the same month in the previous year. The maximum growth was 10.3 % and minimum was -0.4 %
  • Data published Monthly by Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
7.4 Mar/21 27.05.2021
9 Feb/21 29.04.2021
8.3 Jan/21 30.03.2021
6.4 Dec/20 25.02.2021
6.6 Nov/20 28.01.2021
5.9 Oct/20 22.12.2020
6.9 Sep/20 26.11.2020
7.9 Aug/20 29.10.2020


Historical Chart by YoY prime ministers (%)

Wage Growth  in Canada by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Wages in Manufacturing (CAD/Hour)

Wages in Manufacturing
                     Canada - Historical Data (CAD/Hour)

How much is average wage in manufacturing in Canada?

  • Average wages in manufacturing sector in Canada decreased to 27.73 CAD/Hour (3650.365 USD/Month). The maximum level was 28.39 CAD/Hour and minimum was 14.96 CAD/Hour.
  • Data published Monthly by Statistics.

Historical Data (CAD/Hour) by years

Data
Period
Date
27.73 Mar/21 29.05.2021
28.17 Feb/21 01.05.2021
28.39 Jan/21 03.04.2021
28.31 Dec/20 27.02.2021
27.38 Nov/20 30.01.2021
26.76 Oct/20 26.12.2020
26.48 Sep/20 28.11.2020
26.77 Aug/20 31.10.2020


Historical Chart by prime ministers (CAD/Hour)

Wages in Manufacturing in Canada by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Canada

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2020 65 65
Unemployment Rate May/21 8.2 % 8.1
Job Vacancies 4Q/20 560.215 K 512.76
Labor Force Participation Rate May/21 64.6 % 64.9
Living Wage Individual 2018 1411.438 USD/Month 1433.377
Non Farm Payrolls  Feb/21 15884 K 15841

Wages in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Panama 2019 1209.847 USD/Month 1422.996
Brazil Mar/21 497.322 USD/Month 492.63
Chile Jan/21 1169.159 USD/Month 1152.761
Argentina Feb/21 833.591 USD/Month 827.464
Canada Mar/21 3633.252 USD/Month 3688.541
Ecuador 2020 467 USD/Month 460
Mexico Apr/21 452.267 USD/Month 451.21
Peru Apr/21 405.448 USD/Month 404.146
United States May/21 4096 USD/Month 4073.6
Uruguay 2019 801.462 USD/Month 737.527
Cuba 2019 34.136 USD/Month 30.175
Nicaragua Feb/21 311.421 USD/Month 311.421