Minimum Wage Goes Up October 1

Posted on Friday, September 29, 2017 13:18 PM

A pay hike for Ontario's lowest wage earners this Sunday.

The minimum wage increases to 11.60 an hour.

Special minimum wage rates for liquor servers, students under the age of 18, hunting and fishing guides, and homeworkers also increase.

It's the 11th such increase since 2003 when the Liberals came into power and the wage was at 6.85 an hour.

It scheduled to increase again January 1st to 14-dollars an hour and to 15-dollars in 2019.