(Mar 24/17) The four governments of Atlantic Canada (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, P.E.I., and Newfoundland and Labrador) have agreed to co-ordinate the timing of their annual minimum wage increases. On April 1, 2017, the minimum wages will increase as follows:

Nova Scotia

General rate: $10.85

Inexperienced Worker: $10.35


New Brunswick






Newfoundland and Labrador        


$11.00 (effective Oct. 1, 2017)


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