Information about each type of wage, including the current rate, how the wage is calculated and specific provisions, is provided below. You will also find information about the calculation of overtime.
The minimum wage rate is currently 10,80 $ per hour in Québec. This rate has been in effect since May 1, 2021.
An employer is not allowed to offer a worker an hourly wage lower than the one it pays its employees who perform the same tasks in the same establishment based solely on the worker’s employment status
Overtime is computed on the basis of a 40-hour workweek.
Workers paid on commission must always receive at least minimum wage for their work.
Workers who are paid by the piece must always be paid at least the minimum wage for the work they do.
At this time, the minimum wage rate is $1,07 per kg for strawberry pickers and 4,01 $ per kg for raspberry pickers.