CAD $11.81 - $16.00
depending on province / territory
1st Jan - 31st Dec
MM / DD / YYYY and YYYY / MM / DD in Quebec
Penalties for misclassification trigger a variety of statutory rights and benefits, such as minimum wage, overtime, paid vacation, pension and employment insurance contribution. Moreover, the back payments also include an interest of either 10% or 20%, depending on the severity and number of cases.
Canada is ranked as the most educated country in the world—more than 50% of the population has a post-secondary education.