Wages in Canada decreased to 25.44 CAD/Hour in January from 25.70 CAD/Hour in December of 2018. Wages in Canada averaged 18.78 CAD/Hour from 1991 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 25.70 CAD/Hour in December of 2018 and a record low of 13.73 CAD/Hour in January of 1991.

Wages in Canada is expected to be 25.74 CAD/Hour by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Wages in Canada to stand at 26.34 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Canada Average Hourly Wages is projected to trend around 28.00 CAD/Hour in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Canada Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 5.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 18922.60 18929.80 18929.80 9636.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1157.20 1161.30 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment -0.90 -11.60 136.30 -124.40 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment -6.40 67.40 148.40 -145.10 Thousand [+]
Employment Change -7.20 55.90 94.00 -124.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.70 65.80 67.70 61.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.70 10.80 20.70 10.30 percent [+]
Productivity 106.22 106.63 106.63 67.27 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 107.34 106.12 107.34 43.75 Index Points [+]
Wages 25.44 25.70 25.70 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 25.15 26.57 26.57 14.96 CAD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 14.00 14.00 14.00 1.00 CAD/Hour [+]
Population 37.31 36.96 37.31 17.91 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wage Growth 2.00 1.70 5.50 -0.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16832.90 16761.70 16832.90 10863.80 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 547770.00 551170.00 551170.00 329710.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2580.00 2640.00 2640.00 2440.00 CAD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1930.00 1960.00 1960.00 1790.00 CAD/Month [+]
Adp Employment Change 13.20 -21.20 74.00 -21.20 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 28.25 28.18 28.25 15.88 CAD [+]
Employment Rate 61.90 62.00 63.70 56.00 percent [+]


Canada Average Hourly Wages

In Canada, wages are benchmarked using average hourly earnings. This page provides - Canada Average Hourly Wages - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Average Hourly Wages - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
25.44 25.70 25.70 13.73 1991 - 2019 CAD/Hour Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina 35063.00 Nov/18
Australia 1225.30 Dec/18
Brazil 2285.00 Feb/19
Canada 25.44 Jan/19
China 74318.00 Dec/17
France 2998.00 Dec/15
Germany 3899.00 Sep/18
India 272.19 Dec/14
Italy 2434.00 Dec/17
Japan 296402.00 Feb/19
Mexico 373.60 Feb/19
Russia 43030.00 Feb/19
Singapore 5752.00 Dec/18
South Africa 21190.00 Dec/18
South Korea 3359019.00 Dec/18
Spain 2039.01 Dec/18
Switzerland 6260.00 Dec/17
United Kingdom 529.00 Feb/19
United States 23.24 Mar/19


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