Some workers in Ontario are getting a boost in their pay starting next month. However, it's not the only place to be raising its provincial minimum wage in October. Three other provinces will be doing the same.\nManitoba, Newfoundland, and Saskatchewan will all be raising their minimum wage on October 1, according to the Canadian Payroll Association.\nEven with the latest boosts, though, none of them will even come within $2 of Ontario's new rate for general workers, which will be $14.25.\nStudents under 18 who work less than 28 hours weekly can make $13.40 an hour, while those who serve liquor on licensed properties can get $12.45.\nEditor's Choice: Government Of Canada Jobs Across The Country Need You To Know How To Use A Mouse\nMinimum wage in Ontario increases to $14.25 effective October 1st. https://t.co/oK8CCBC7X3— Seann McAleese (@McaleeseSeann) September 17, 2020\nSaskatchewan's minimum wage will be seeing the smallest increase, rising from $11.32 to $11.45 an hour, making it the lowest in the country.\nIn Manitoba, the rate will be going up from $11.65 to $11.90. However, this province actually has a second minimum wage just for security guards, which was set at $12.50 an hour in October 2017.\nFinally, Newfoundland will offer the highest increase to its provincial rate, jumping from $11.65 to $12.15.\nThis is actually the second minimum wage increase in the province, with the previous hourly pay having been set on April 1.\nOut of all of the provinces and territories, the highest minimum wage can actually be found in Nunavut, where it is $16 an hour. However, the cost of living in the territory is quite high, according to Salary Expert.\nAlberta's rate is the next highest at a solid $15 an hour, which hasn't changed since October 2018.\nBritish Columbia just raised its minimum wage to $14.60 an hour for general workers and $13.95 for liquor servers on June 1. Both of these are set to increase again in 2021 to $15.20.