• Alberta Minimum Wage Increases Affect All Foreign Workers, Especially Caregivers
  • September 28, 2016 | Authors: Jenna Kirk; Vance Langford
  • Law Firm: Field Law - Calgary Office
  • Effective October 1, 2016, Alberta’s minimum wage will increase from $11.20 per hour to $12.20 per hour. This is the first step in the Provincial government’s plan to raise the minimum wage in Alberta to $15.00 per hour by October 1, 2018. The second step of the plan will kick in on October 1, 2017 when the minimum wage will increase to $13.60 per hour.