But let's take a closer look at the situation. The average hourly wage for youth grew But employment grew in the "core working-age group" aged 25 to So how much of this is automation and how much the minimum wage? All provinces except Nova Scotia and Quebec shed jobs in wholesale and retail, while employment in food and accommodation was all over the map.
It can be confusing to keep track of all of the different minimum wage rates in Ontario. The numbers were dragged down by large declines in Ontario, B. Employers are responsible for following these minimum wage requirements as outlined in the Employment Standards Act.
Young people are much more likely to be employed in minimum wage jobs than others. This is known as the three-hour rule. Let's begin by looking at job growth. Ontario Student Minimum Wage Rate Student minimum wage is a rate that applies to students under the age of 18, who work 28 hours a week or less when school is in session.
So what has been happening with youth employment?
HuffPost Canada Looking more closely at the data, we see that Ontario youth working in sales and service jobs saw wages grow by 18 per cent, compared to an increase of