Government of Ontario Announces Increase to General Minimum Wage
April 20, 2022
On April 5, 2022, the Government of Ontario announced that the general minimum wage rate will increase to $15.50 per hour on October 1, 2022. This increase will represent a $0.50 increase from the $15.00 per hour minimum wage which was implemented on January 1, 2022.
The general and specialized minimum wage rates that will take effect on October 1, 2022 are detailed in the chart below:
Should you have any questions regarding these new changes or any other employment related matters, please contact a member of Koskie Minsky’s Employment Law Group.