Alberta’s general minimum wage increased on October 1, 2015 as indicated below:
- an hourly minimum wage of $11.20 for most employees
- an hourly minimum wage of $10.70 for employees serving liquor as part of their regular job (note the liquor server rate will be eliminated in 2016)
- a weekly minimum wage of $446 for many salespersons, including land agents and certain professionals
- a monthly minimum wage of $2,127 for domestic employees.
Comparison of minimum wages in Canada; and comparison of provincial minimum wages after taxes. Note: these comparisons were accurate on the date of publication, however they are subject to change.
You may also contact the Employment Standards Contact Centre at 1‑877‑427‑3731 or (dial 780‑427‑3731 in Edmonton and surrounding areas).