Minimum wage boost: B.C.’s lowest paid workers, liquor servers to get pay increase

June 8, 2021

The lowest paid workers in B.C. will get a wage boost this week and the province’s separate minimum for liquor servers will come to an end.

On Tuesday, the province’s newest minimum wage – set at $15.20 an hour – comes into effect. As well, the liquor server minimum wage of $13.95 an hour is being replaced with the general minimum wage.

The province says that wage has disproportionally affected women.

Source: CTV News