HuffPost Canada closed in 2021 and this site is maintained as an online archive. If you have questions or concerns, please check our FAQ or contact support@huffpost.com.

minimum wages

Businesses argue a higher minimum wage will lead to job losses.
Minimum wage jobs used to be the domain of teenagers and seniors, but now an increasing number of Canadians are raising families
Canada’s provincial minimum wages range between $9.95 and $10.54 per hour these days, considerably higher than the U.S.’s