The province's median earnings were $29,323 compared to $41,341 in nearby Maine.
new brunswick finances
The Higgs government created fiscal room to reduce taxes in New Brunswick.
During Premier King’s tenure, spending has grown on average by more than 9 per cent annually in P.E.I.
With interest rates rising, it's all the more important for governments to carefully manage money.
The province ranked ninth in small business startups, a key measure of entrepreneurship.
The budget projects $40 million in personal income tax relief for more than 400,000 tax filers.
The province's top personal income tax rate was the fourth-highest among 61 states and provinces.
This year, the province's government debt topped $14 billion or $18,043 per person.