Modest salary increases on horizon
Hoping for a raise next year? Don’t start spending just yet. For the seventh consecutive year, Canadian organizations are planning just moderate base salary increases. The average pay increase for non-unionized employees is projected to be 2.4%, slightly higher than the actual increases of 2.2% in 2017, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Compensation Planning Outlook 2018.
Projected increases are highest in the pharmaceutical and chemical products industry at 2.7% and lowest in the health sector at