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MPs receive 1.6 per cent pay increase, annual salary now $160,200

More than 100 of 308 MPs also receive increases for their jobs as committee chairs and vice-chairs, whips, House leaders, Parliamentary secretaries, ministers and the Prime Minister for doing extra work on top of their MP duties.

The Hill times photograph by Steve Gerecke
House Speaker Andrew Scheer, pictured at a recent committtee meeting on the Hill, told MPs in an email on Thursday that they would be getting a $2,523 raise.

PARLIAMENT HILL—House Speaker Andrew Scheer advised all MPs on Thursday they will be getting a minimum pay increase of $2,500 each beginning Monday, April 1, to bring their basic salaries up to $160,200 annually.

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MPs receive 1.6 per cent pay increase, annual salary now $160,200

More than 100 of 308 MPs also receive increases for their jobs as committee chairs and vice-chairs, whips, House leaders, Parliamentary secretaries, ministers and the Prime Minister for doing extra work on top of their MP duties.

The Hill times photograph by Steve Gerecke
House Speaker Andrew Scheer, pictured at a recent committtee meeting on the Hill, told MPs in an email on Thursday that they would be getting a $2,523 raise.

PARLIAMENT HILL—House Speaker Andrew Scheer advised all MPs on Thursday they will be getting a minimum pay increase of $2,500 each beginning Monday, April 1, to bring their basic salaries up to $160,200 annually.

  

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