Atlantic Canada showing strong wage growth

Latest figures from Statistics Canada show average weekly earnings rose to $691.38 in May
||Last Updated: 01/13/2004


he average weekly earnings for all Canadian workers rose $5.04 to $691.38 in May, according to the latest figures from Statistics Canada.

That represents a 1.8 per cent increase from May 2002. Year-over-year growth was strongest in Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec and New Brunswick.