Prince Edward Island
What is the minimum wage in PEI?The minimum wage in PEI is $9.30 per hour as of June 1, 2011. Minimum wage will increase to $9.60/hr on October 1, 2011 and $10.00/hr on April 1, 2012.
Am I covered by the minimum wage law in PEI?All workers in PEI are eligible for the minimum wage.
Can my employer charge me room and board?
The maximum amount that may be deducted from the wages of an employee where the employer provides room and board:
|Board and Lodging
||$56.00 per week|
||$45.00 per week|
||$25.00 per week|
||$3.75 per meal|
Which legislation determines the minimum wage?The Prince Edward Island Employment Standards Act.