Wages by agricultural commodity

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Apiary products

Supervisor = Higher-skilled occupation
Technician/worker = One or more years of apiary work experience, lower-skilled occupation
Labourer = No apiary work experience, lower-skilled occupation

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB Supervisor $15.00
Technician/worker $15.00
Labourer $15.00
BC Supervisor $14.80
Technician/worker $14.13
Labourer $12.89
MB Supervisor $13.66
Technician/worker $12.09
Labourer $11.61
NB Supervisor $14.01
Technician/worker $11.94
Labourer $11.25
NL Supervisor $14.79
Technician/worker $12.56
Labourer $11.47
NS Supervisor $13.75
Technician/worker $12.56
Labourer $11.47
ON Supervisor $16.02
Technician/worker $14.00
Labourer $14.00
PE Supervisor $16.62
Technician/worker $12.06
Labourer $11.55
SK Supervisor $14.83
Technician/worker $12.29
Labourer $11.20

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Fruits, vegetables (including canning/processing of these products if grown on the farm)

Province January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB $15.00
BC $12.65
MB $11.42
NB $11.25
NL $11.45
NS $11.19
ON $14.00
PE $11.55
SK $11.20
YT $11.57

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Mushrooms

Labourer (NOC 8611) = Job duties include picking, sorting, loading and cleaning mushrooms.
Worker (NOC 8431) = Job duties include picking, sorting, loading and cleaning mushrooms, as well as planting, examining mushrooms for quality and monitoring waterlines, airflow, humidity and temperature

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB Labourer $15.00
Worker $20.00
BC Labourer $12.65
Worker $15.00
MB Labourer $12.20
Worker $17.00
NB Labourer $13.50
Worker $15.75
NL Labourer $12.20
Worker $15.00
NS Labourer $11.50
Worker $13.00
ON Labourer $14.00
Worker $15.00
PE Labourer $12.50
Worker $14.00
SK Labourer $12.20
Worker $20.00

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Flowers

Province January 1, 2019 wage ($/hour)
AB $15.00
BC $12.65
MB $11.61
NB $11.25
NL $11.46
NS $11.19
ON $14.00
PE $11.55
SK $11.20
YT $11.57

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Nursery-grown trees including Christmas trees, greenhouses/nurseries

Province January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB $15.00
BC $12.65
MB $11.62
NB $11.25
NL $11.45
NS $11.19
ON $14.00
PE $11.55
SK $11.20
YT $11.57

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Pedigreed canola seed

Province January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB $20.00
BC $15.00
MB $17.00
NB $15.75
NL $15.00
NS $13.00
ON $15.00
PE $14.00
SK $20.00

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Sod

Province January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB $15.00
BC $12.65
MB $11.62
NB $11.25
NL $11.45
NS $11.45
ON $14.00
PE $11.55
SK $11.20

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Tobacco

Province January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB $15.00
BC $12.65
MB $11.62
NB $11.25
NL $11.45
NS $11.45
ON $14.00
PE $11.55
SK $11.20

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Bovine

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $15.57
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $13.38
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $12.13
higher-skilled $15.88
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.54
PE lower-skilled $12.30
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $13.38
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Dairy

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled $15.00
higher-skilled $15.90
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $13.38
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $12.38
higher-skilled $15.88
NL lower-skilled $13.34
higher-skilled $15.88
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.90
PE lower-skilled $12.30
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $13.38
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Duck

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $15.88
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $12.21
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $12.21
higher-skilled $15.88
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.54
PE lower-skilled $12.21
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $12.21
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Horse

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $16.07
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $13.90
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $12.38
higher-skilled $15.88
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.54
PE lower-skilled $12.30
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $13.90
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Mink

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $15.88
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $11.62
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $11.60
higher-skilled $15.88
NL lower-skilled $11.61
higher-skilled $15.90
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.54
PE lower-skilled $11.60
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $11.60
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Poultry

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $15.88
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $11.62
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $11.35
higher-skilled $15.88
NL lower-skilled $11.61
higher-skilled $15.90
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.54
PE lower-skilled $11.55
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $11.35
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Sheep

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $15.88
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.91
MB lower-skilled $12.82
higher-skilled $15.88
NB lower-skilled $12.38
higher-skilled $15.88
NS lower-skilled $11.19
higher-skilled $13.34
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.54
PE lower-skilled $12.30
higher-skilled $15.88
SK lower-skilled $12.82
higher-skilled $15.88

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

Swine

Province Position January 1, 2019 wage
($/hour)
AB lower-skilled
$15.00
higher-skilled $15.63
BC lower-skilled $12.65
higher-skilled $13.69
MB lower-skilled $11.42
higher-skilled $15.63
NB lower-skilled $11.40
higher-skilled $15.63
NL lower-skilled $11.24
higher-skilled $13.14
NS lower-skilled $11.09
higher-skilled $13.14
ON lower-skilled $14.00
higher-skilled $15.30
PE lower-skilled $11.55
higher-skilled $15.63
SK lower-skilled $11.40
higher-skilled $15.63

Quebec employers: please consult the website of Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Diversité et de l'Inclusion (in French only).

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