B.C.’s minimum wage will increase to $9.50 on Tuesday, Nov. 1.
At the same time, the minimum wage rate for liquor servers will increase to $8.75.
This is the second increase to the minimum wage this year, and follows the announcment to increase minimum wage in three stages to $10.25 by May 1, 2012.
Non-hourly rates paid to camp leaders, live-in home support workers and resident caretakers will be adjusted at the same time in proportion to the increase in minimum wage.
The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011