Labour Policy

— May 16, 2023
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Comparing Median Employment Incomes in Canada’s Census Metropolitan Areas

Comparing Median Employment Incomes in Canada’s Census Metropolitan Areas measures median employment income—wages, salaries and commissions from paid and net self-employment income before taxes and transfers—across Canada’s 41 census metropolitan areas for 2019, and finds CMAs containing capital cities ranked highest on average.

— Apr 18, 2023
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Comparing Government and Private Sector Compensation in Canada, 2023 Edition

Comparing Government and Private Sector Compensation in Canada, 2023 Edition, finds that government employees across Canada—including federal, provincial and municipal workers—were paid 8.5 per cent higher wages, on average, than workers in the private sector in 2021, the most recent year of available comparable data from Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey.

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