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Alberta Leaves & Compensation

Sick Days: No minimum.

Vacation: Must work 1 full year before entitled to vacation time.
2 weeks with pay after each of the first 4 years of employment.
3 weeks with pay after 5 consecutive years of employment.

Statutory Holidays: New Year’s Day, Alberta Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day and Christmas day. Boxing day may be optional. *Easter Monday is for government employees only.

Stat Holiday Pay:
If worked – time and a half plus average daily wages or alternate day plus regular pay
If not worked – average daily wages

Minimum Wage: $15.00
Overtime Pay: Time and a half (1.5 x the wage rate)

Daily Overtime – all hours worked over 8 hours a day
Weekly Overtime – All hours worked over 44 hours a week

Average Workers Comp Assessment Rate 2021: $1.14 per $100
Workers’ Comp Maximum Assessable/Insurable Earnings 2021: $98, 700