All rates are updated every year on the first Monday of November.
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2023 Rates


Region Rate/hr
Greater Toronto Area $25.05
Grey Bruce Perth Huron Simcoe $22.75
Dufferin Waterloo Guelph-Wellington $20.90
Brant Niagara Haldimand Norfolk $20.35
North $19.80
Ottawa $21.95
East $20.60
Hamilton $20.80
Southwest $18.65
London Elgin Oxford $18.85

Living wage rates can be adjusted in selected cases if the employer provides benefits. For more info refer to our Employer Guide.