Union advantage in Niagara: $7.47/hour

The Canadian Labour Congress has published a study showing that unionized workers in Niagara earn on average $7.47 per hour more than non-unionized workers.  The study is based on data published by Statistics Canada in 2011.  Union members in Niagara accounted for 31% of all employees, yet earned 39.7% of all wages.

Clearly, it pays to be part of a union.  Want to learn more?  Contact the Niagara Regional Labour Council, and we can put you in touch with an organizer from a union appropriate to your workplace.

Download the Union Advantage factsheet for Niagara.