Minimum wage rates in Ontario will increase on October 1, 2021. Under the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, this increase is tied to the Ontario Consumer Price Index for 2020.

Minimum wage rate Rates from October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2021 Rates from October 1, 2021 to September 30, 2022
General minimum wage $14.25 per hour $14.35 per hour
Student minimum wage $13.40 per hour $13.50 per hour

Note: student employees are students under 18 years of age employed for no more than 28 hours per week (or employed on school holidays)

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