April 7, 1924 (14th Parliament, 3rd Session)

CON

Mr. McQUARRIE:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What was the average monthly salary paid to full time civil servants in Canada in (a) the Customs department, and (b) the Department of Agriculture, for the month ending February 28, 1914?
2. What was the average monthly salary, without the cost of living bonus, paid to full time civil servants in Canada in (a) the Department of Customs, (b) the Department of Agriculture, for the month ending February 29, 1924?
3. What were the percentages of increase?
4. By what percentage are the cost of living figures for the month of February, 1924, as compiled by the Dominion Department of Labour, greater than those for the month of February, 1914?
5. Is it not true that the salaries fixed in the reclassifications were based on normal living costs?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CIVIL SERVICE-AVERAGE MONTHLY SALARY
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