HR rulebook

The new year ushers in new rates
By Sari Sanders
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 02/02/2006

‘Tis the season for a rash of rate changes, including minimum wages, workers’ compensation premiums and income tax. But lots of other changes have taken place lately — and plenty more are in the works for the coming months.

Minimum wages

Prince Edward Island’s minimum wage rate will increase 35 cents an hour, effective April 1. The new rate will be $7.15.