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Income and tax rates

Income

 

Average wage in 2017
Base wage
Gross amount in C$
Average weekly wage
$884.49
Average hourly wage
$24.94
Minimum hourly wage
$11.25


Source: Statistics Canada, LFS

 

Average annual wage in 2010
according to level of study
Level of study
Average gross wage in C$
Studies below a high school certificate
$21,547
High school diploma or certificate
$28,400
Diploma or certificate of apprenticeship from a trade school
$33,985
Degree, certificate or diploma from a college, cegep or other non-university institution or from a university below a bachelor’s
$38,830
University degree at or above a bachelor’s
$60,250


Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 National Household Survey (NHS)

Tax rates

Federal tax rates in 2018

  • 15 % on the first $46,605 of taxable income, +
  • 20,5 % on the next $46,603 $ of taxable income (on the taxable portion of income between $46,605 and $93,208), +
  • 26 % on the next $51,281 of taxable income (on the taxable portion of income between $93,208 and $144,489), +
  • 29 % on the next $61,353 of taxable income (on the taxable portion of income between $144,489 and $205,842), +
  • 33 % on the taxable portion of income exceeding $205,842.

Source: Canada Revenue Agency

 

Québec tax rates in 2018
Taxable income
Rate
$43,055 or less
15%
Greater than $43,055, but not exceeding $86,105
20%
Greater than $86,105, but not exceeding $104,765
24%
Greater than $104,765
25.75%


Source: Revenu Québec

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