Benchmarking Agricultural Compensation: Finfish Farming Industry

Industry Key Findings

  • In the finfish industry, permanent full-time employees were most likely to receive health, dental and vision benefits.
  • Temporary Foreign Workers (TFWs) were most likely to receive housing assistance.
  • Over 80 per cent of producers reported performance bonuses as the most common bonus type.
  • While it is a provincial labour standard for all finfish farming producers to offer vacation and sick time to employees, only half of the respondents offered both additional vacation and sick time. 
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