Post Tagged with: "Living Wage for Families Campaign"
Increasing the minimum wage is a good start to address low-wage poverty in our communities. A mandatory minimum wage of $15 per hour would be an opportunity for the BC government to match the commitment to eradicating low-wage poverty that many employers have made as part of the Living Wage […]
2014 living wage calculation: Parents need two minimum wage jobs each to support a family in Metro Vancouver
A report released on April 29, 2014, finds that the wage needed to cover the costs of raising a family in Metro Vancouver is $20.10 per hour. This is the 2014 Metro Vancouver living wage rate, the hourly wage that two working parents with two young children must earn to […]