Rates of pay - students

Effective May 1, 2022

Secondary school

Level Weekly rate of pay (37.5 hrs)
Grade 12 or equivalent $600

Student employment program

University undergraduate or college

Completed semester Weekly rate of pay (37.5 hrs)
1 $644
2 $690
3 $737
4 $788
5 $845
6 $904
7 $968
8 $1035

Masters

Completed semester Weekly rate of pay (37.5 hrs)
1 $915
2 $939
3 $1004
4 $1082

Doctorate

Year completed Weekly rate of pay (37.5 hrs)
1 $1015
2 $1091
3 $1191
4 $1299

Co-op program

Current work term Weekly rate of pay (37.5 hrs)
First $801
Second $865
Third $912
Fourth $955
Fifth $1012
Sixth $1064

Notes:

  1. Rates of pay for students:
    • The rates of pay for student employment for undergraduate and Masters levels are based on the number of semesters completed.
    • The rates of pay for student employment for Doctoral level are based on the number of years completed.
    • The rates of pay for co-op students are based on their current work term.
  2. Provincial or Territorial Minimum Wages
    • If the applicable provincial or territorial minimum wage amount is higher than the current maximum offered for the corresponding academic level of the student, the provincial or territorial minimum wage rate is to be applied.