NDP Election Pledge Promises Pay Increase For Radio Announcers

The NDP has added a new minimum pay scale for federally regulated industries to its election platform. The minimum hourly wage bill has been trounced twice in the legislative assembly, but it is back on the table and the proposed $15 hourly minimum could be good news for radio announcers who fall under the jurisdiction of the Canadian Radio, Television & Telecommunications Commission. About 820,000 people across Canada work in industries regulated by Ottawa.

Average Salary for Industry: Radio Broadcasting in Canada













Source: Statistics Canada



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