Alberta to Raise Minimum wage
Really now. If you are an employer in this market and you aren't paying labour what they're worth then you are probably having higher than normal turnover. As this article in the journal points out the main reason behind not raising the minimum wage to high is to prevent employers from hiring adults as opposed to students. Currently the minimum wage is $7. They are contemplating raising it to $8./ hour. For more details visit the article from the Edmonton Journal below.