The wage being offered for the position will determine if you need to apply for a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) under the Stream for High-wage Positions or the Stream for Low-wage Positions.
If you are offering a wage to a temporary foreign worker that is:
- at or above the provincial or territorial median hourly wage, you must apply under the Stream for high-wage positions
- below the provincial or territorial median hourly wage, you must apply under the Stream for low-wage positions
|Province/Territory||Median hourly wages as of May 11, 2020 (2019 Wage)|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||$23.00|
|Prince Edward Island||$20.00|
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