Major wage settlements by sector and month

Publication date: February 28, 2020

Table of Contents

Industry

All industries
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 18 92,450 37.2 1.9 2.0 6 19,830 39.1 1.9 2.0 12 72,620 36.7 1.9 1.9
March 2019 21 49,790 49.3 0.6 1.2 6 11,850 56.9 0.4 1.6 15 37,940 46.9 0.7 1.1
April 2019 20 62,050 41.6 1.0 1.5 8 18,300 39.2 1.9 2.3 12 43,750 42.6 0.7 1.2
May 2019 31 56,720 39.9 2.0 1.9 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4 11 21,125 45.7 1.2 1.1
June 2019 18 45,960 43.7 2.0 1.9 7 25,150 46.7 2.2 2.4 11 20,810 40.2 1.7 1.2
July 2019 20 45,820 44.7 2.0 1.8 6 11,550 44.9 1.2 1.6 14 34,270 44.6 2.3 1.9
August 2019 15 20,360 42.4 1.7 1.6 5 5,730 37.8 2.0 2.1 10 14,630 44.2 1.5 1.4
September 2019 12 10,432 34.9 0.9 0.9 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 10 8,922 33.2 0.7 0.8
October 2019 7 7,640 40.3 1.6 1.8 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 5 5,230 44.2 1.5 1.9
November 2019 12 78,710 42.2 0.9 1.1 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2 11 76,410 42.0 0.9 1.1
December 2019 15 21,680 36.5 1.8 1.8 6 4,650 39.0 1.9 2.1 9 17,030 35.8 1.7 1.7
January 2020 20 34,600 28.6 0.5 0.4 5 10,500 36.0 1.3 1.0 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Primary industries
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Utilities
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2
April 2019 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019 3 3,410 39.0 2.0 2.1 3 3,410 39.0 2.0 2.1
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019 3 4,550 38.0 1.4 2.0 3 4,550 38.0 1.4 2.0
December 2019 1 1,170 36.0 2.0 2.4 1 1,170 36.0 2.0 2.4
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Construction
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 2 17,130 35.6 2.0 2.0 2 17,130 35.6 2.0 2.0
March 2019 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1
April 2019 3 12,050 36.0 2.0 2.4 3 12,050 36.0 2.0 2.4
May 2019 19 34,855 36.0 2.4 2.4 19 34,855 36.0 2.4 2.4
June 2019 2 12,550 36.5 1.9 2.2 2 12,550 36.5 1.9 2.2
July 2019 3 6,550 43.7 0.5 1.0 3 6,550 43.7 0.5 1.0
August 2019 1 860 36.0 1.6 1.8 1 860 36.0 1.6 1.8
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2
December 2019 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Manufacturing
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0
March 2019 2 3,000 56.0 2.1 2.3 2 3,000 56.0 2.1 2.3
April 2019 2 4,110 36.0 1.7 1.9 2 4,110 36.0 1.7 1.9
May 2019 1 740 60.0 4.7 3.0 1 740 60.0 4.7 3.0
June 2019 2 3,700 60.4 2.2 2.3 2 3,700 60.4 2.2 2.3
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Wholesale and retail trade
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7
March 2019 1 6,500 60.4 0.0 1.7 1 6,500 60.4 0.0 1.7
April 2019 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019 1 1,580 36.0 2.7 2.5 1 1,580 36.0 2.7 2.5
November 2019 2 1,730 58.5 0.0 0.7 2 1,730 58.5 0.0 0.7
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Transportation
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5
March 2019 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
April 2019 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.2 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.2
May 2019
June 2019 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8
July 2019 2 2,320 48.0 2.0 1.9 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,120 48.0 2.0 1.8
August 2019 2 4,260 36.0 0.8 1.1 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 1 2,800 35.9 0.0 0.5
September 2019 1 550 60.0 2.3 2.5 1 550 60.0 2.3 2.5
October 2019 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8
November 2019
December 2019 4 7,690 41.1 2.8 2.8 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 3 7,110 39.6 2.8 2.8
January 2020 3 3,850 38.5 2.3 2.5 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7 1 800 48.0 1.8 1.7

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Information and culture
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9
May 2019
June 2019 1 750 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 750 36.0 0.0 0.0
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5
October 2019
November 2019 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Finance and professional services
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Education, health, and social services
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 8 69,500 36.4 1.9 1.9 8 69,500 36.4 1.9 1.9
March 2019 8 19,570 37.9 0.1 0.7 8 19,570 37.9 0.1 0.7
April 2019 7 25,450 45.5 0.2 0.8 7 25,450 45.5 0.2 0.8
May 2019 7 13,160 45.6 0.8 0.9 7 13,160 45.6 0.8 0.9
June 2019 6 11,930 34.6 0.6 0.6 6 11,930 34.6 0.6 0.6
July 2019 7 10,430 40.6 1.5 1.7 1 600 36.0 0.0 0.0 6 9,830 40.9 1.6 1.8
August 2019 5 4,480 45.0 0.9 1.1 5 4,480 45.0 0.9 1.1
September 2019 8 6,862 34.8 0.7 0.7 8 6,862 34.8 0.7 0.7
October 2019 4 3,560 33.2 1.5 1.5 1 830 24.0 0.0 0.0 3 2,730 36.0 2.0 2.0
November 2019 4 57,720 36.0 1.0 1.0 4 57,720 36.0 1.0 1.0
December 2019 3 4,670 36.0 1.4 1.4 3 4,670 36.0 1.4 1.4
January 2020 13 22,690 24.0 0.0 0.0 13 22,690 24.0 0.0 0.0

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Entertainment and hospitality
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019 1 1,000 36.0 3.6 1.6 1 1,000 36.0 3.6 1.6
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Public administration
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 4 3,120 43.3 1.5 2.0 4 3,120 43.3 1.5 2.0
March 2019 5 15,110 53.3 1.1 1.4 5 15,110 53.3 1.1 1.4
April 2019 3 10,300 42.3 0.9 1.3 3 10,300 42.3 0.9 1.3
May 2019 4 7,965 46.0 1.8 1.3 4 7,965 46.0 1.8 1.3
June 2019 4 8,130 48.7 3.6 2.3 4 8,130 48.7 3.6 2.3
July 2019 7 23,320 46.1 2.6 1.9 7 23,320 46.1 2.6 1.9
August 2019 4 7,350 46.9 2.5 1.9 4 7,350 46.9 2.5 1.9
September 2019 1 1,500 24.0 0.0 0.7 1 1,500 24.0 0.0 0.7
October 2019 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0
November 2019 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0
December 2019 3 5,250 30.6 0.5 0.4 3 5,250 30.6 0.5 0.4
January 2020 1 610 48.0 3.4 3.1 1 610 48.0 3.4 3.1

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Jurisdiction

All jurisdictions
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 18 92,450 37.2 1.9 2.0 6 19,830 39.1 1.9 2.0 12 72,620 36.7 1.9 1.9
March 2019 21 49,790 49.3 0.6 1.2 6 11,850 56.9 0.4 1.6 15 37,940 46.9 0.7 1.1
April 2019 20 62,050 41.6 1.0 1.5 8 18,300 39.2 1.9 2.3 12 43,750 42.6 0.7 1.2
May 2019 31 56,720 39.9 2.0 1.9 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4 11 21,125 45.7 1.2 1.1
June 2019 18 45,960 43.7 2.0 1.9 7 25,150 46.7 2.2 2.4 11 20,810 40.2 1.7 1.2
July 2019 20 45,820 44.7 2.0 1.8 6 11,550 44.9 1.2 1.6 14 34,270 44.6 2.3 1.9
August 2019 15 20,360 42.4 1.7 1.6 5 5,730 37.8 2.0 2.1 10 14,630 44.2 1.5 1.4
September 2019 12 10,432 34.9 0.9 0.9 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 10 8,922 33.2 0.7 0.8
October 2019 7 7,640 40.3 1.6 1.8 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 5 5,230 44.2 1.5 1.9
November 2019 12 78,710 42.2 0.9 1.1 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2 11 76,410 42.0 0.9 1.1
December 2019 15 21,680 36.5 1.8 1.8 6 4,650 39.0 1.9 2.1 9 17,030 35.8 1.7 1.7
January 2020 20 34,600 28.6 0.5 0.4 5 10,500 36.0 1.3 1.0 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Federal jurisdiction
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 3 1,730 48.0 0.9 2.0 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 2 1,200 48.0 1.3 2.2
March 2019 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
April 2019 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0
May 2019 1 2,320 48.0 3.5 1.7 1 2,320 48.0 3.5 1.7
June 2019 4 14,000 53.6 2.6 2.5 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 2 6,100 48.0 2.8 2.0
July 2019 7 21,190 48.0 2.7 2.0 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 6 19,990 48.0 2.7 2.0
August 2019 4 8,160 45.9 2.5 2.0 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 3 6,700 48.0 2.6 1.9
September 2019 3 2,070 43.2 2.3 2.0 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3
October 2019
November 2019 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0
December 2019 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8
January 2020 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Newfoundland and Labrador
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019 2 8,230 46.1 0.0 0.3 2 8,230 46.1 0.0 0.3
April 2019
May 2019 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Prince Edward Island
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8
March 2019
April 2019 1 2,200 36.0 2.0 2.2 1 2,200 36.0 2.0 2.2
May 2019 1 1,210 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 1,210 36.0 2.0 1.8
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019 1 1,160 48.0 2.0 1.8 1 1,160 48.0 2.0 1.8
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Nova Scotia
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019 2 2,130 61.5 0.8 1.5 1 930 48.0 1.7 1.9 1 1,200 72.0 0.0 1.2
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019 1 1,080 72.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,080 72.0 0.0 1.2
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

New Brunswick
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Quebec
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0
March 2019 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
April 2019 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019
June 2019 2 1,530 67.4 2.5 2.6 1 700 62.0 3.0 3.2 1 830 72.0 2.0 2.0
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Ontario
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 6 23,110 36.0 1.9 2.0 2 17,490 36.0 2.0 2.1 4 5,620 36.0 1.6 1.7
March 2019 6 14,770 58.0 1.4 2.0 2 7,000 58.7 0.2 1.8 4 7,770 57.3 2.5 2.1
April 2019 6 25,530 37.8 1.8 2.2 3 12,110 36.0 1.9 2.4 3 13,420 39.5 1.7 2.1
May 2019 24 43,425 38.2 2.2 2.3 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4 4 7,830 46.2 1.5 1.5
June 2019 2 13,000 36.0 2.5 2.3 2 13,000 36.0 2.5 2.3
July 2019 2 2,050 40.1 1.7 1.9 1 1,350 36.0 1.3 1.9 1 700 48.0 2.5 2.1
August 2019 2 2,060 43.0 2.0 2.0 2 2,060 43.0 2.0 2.0
September 2019
October 2019 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0
November 2019 2 58,220 35.3 1.1 1.1 2 58,220 35.3 1.1 1.1
December 2019 4 5,240 42.1 1.4 1.4 4 5,240 42.1 1.4 1.4
January 2020 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Manitoba
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Saskatchewan
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0
April 2019 3 15,600 61.4 0.1 1.1 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 2 14,700 60.0 0.0 1.0
May 2019 2 1,620 46.5 1.0 1.7 2 1,620 46.5 1.0 1.7
June 2019
July 2019 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019 3 10,740 72.0 0.0 1.1 3 10,740 72.0 0.0 1.1
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Alberta
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 4 2,980 61.2 0.9 0.8 2 1,210 70.0 1.6 1.1 2 1,770 55.3 0.4 0.6
March 2019 7 14,800 33.1 -0.1 0.7 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1 5 13,650 31.8 0.0 0.8
April 2019 5 12,750 27.3 0.0 0.2 5 12,750 27.3 0.0 0.2
May 2019 1 2,000 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 2,000 36.0 0.0 0.0
June 2019 7 11,110 35.1 0.5 0.4 1 550 48.0 -8.7 -1.3 6 10,560 34.4 1.0 0.4
July 2019 3 4,300 43.5 2.3 2.5 3 4,300 43.5 2.3 2.5
August 2019 5 6,110 30.7 0.6 0.9 1 1,280 24.0 2.0 2.1 4 4,830 32.5 0.3 0.5
September 2019 5 5,100 28.5 0.0 0.2 5 5,100 28.5 0.0 0.2
October 2019 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6
November 2019 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0
December 2019 2 4,970 26.7 0.5 0.6 1 1,170 36.0 2.0 2.4 1 3,800 23.9 0.0 0.0
January 2020 16 30,140 27.0 0.2 0.1 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2 13 22,690 24.0 0.0 0.0

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

British Columbia
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019 3 63,080 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 63,080 36.0 2.0 2.0
March 2019 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1
April 2019 1 680 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 680 36.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019 1 645 60.0 2.5 2.2 1 645 60.0 2.5 2.2
June 2019 3 6,320 47.4 2.0 2.0 1 3,000 60.0 2.0 2.1 2 3,320 36.0 2.0 2.0
July 2019 6 12,530 40.5 1.2 1.5 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6 5 7,830 36.0 2.0 2.0
August 2019 1 740 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 740 36.0 2.0 2.0
September 2019 3 2,262 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,262 36.0 2.0 2.0
October 2019 3 2,730 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,730 36.0 2.0 2.0
November 2019 4 5,020 41.5 1.7 1.6 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2 3 2,720 36.0 2.0 2.0
December 2019 4 7,990 37.4 2.7 2.7 4 7,990 37.4 2.7 2.7
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

All territories
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019 1 4,000 60.0 0.0 1.3 1 4,000 60.0 0.0 1.3
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Multi-provinces
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019
October 2019
November 2019
December 2019
January 2020

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

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