Salary Survey

The price of good such as food, clothing and transport goes up every single year. Take our unique Cost of Living survey and find out about wages in Canada.


  • 8 October 2019 - A study has found that the wage gap between men and women in Canada has shrunk. In 1998, a woman earned 81.2 cents for every dollar earned by a man. This has increased to women earning 87 cents for every dollar earned by men. What should a woman in Canada be earning for her work?
  • 4 October 2019 - Canada is facing a shortage of skilled labourers which is limiting business growth. Positions like mechanics and sales persons have been difficult to fill. A survey showed that 41% of Canadian employers have trouble filling jobs as the positions require skills but not university degrees. Which jobs require high skill?
  • 30 September 2019 - 44 stores of the fashion chain Forever 21 in Canada are about close after the company recently filed for bankruptcy. The Canadian branches employed almost 2000 people. They all stand to lose their jobs by the end of the year. What other jobs can these employees apply for?