Hire a temporary foreign worker in a high-wage or low-wage position

Hire a temporary foreign worker in a high-wage or low-wage position

 

The wage being offered for the position will determine if you need to apply for a Labour Market Impact Assessment under the Stream for High-wage Positions or the Stream for Low-wage Positions, each with their own requirements.

If you are offering a wage to a temporary foreign worker that is:

Median hourly wages by province or territory
Province/TerritoryWages prior to May 3, 2018
2016 Wage ($/hour)
Wages as of May 3, 2018
2017 Wage ($/hour)
Alberta$25.89$26.40
British Columbia$22.50$23.00
Manitoba$20.00$20.83
New Brunswick$18.90$19.35
Newfoundland and Labrador$20.31$21.98
Northwest Territories$32.00$32.00
Nova Scotia$19.49$20.00
Nunavut$30.00$31.00
Ontario$22.12$22.50
Prince Edward Island$18.44$19.00
Quebec$21.00$21.75
Saskatchewan$23.60$24.00
Yukon$28.00$28.00

See ESDC latest median hourly wages by provide or territory here…

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/foreign-workers/median-wage.html