Let’s Compare Salaries

CUPE 3912 members at the Mount (and SMU) are badly underpaid. Part-time instructors at comparable undergraduate universities in Canada earn 17-65% more than us.

Part-Time Instructor Base Stipends at Undergraduate Universities in Canada

Per 3-Credit Course with a PhD

Part-Time Instructor Base Stipends at Undergraduate Universities in Canada

Stipends shown include vacation pay and reflect amounts paid in the academic year 2019-2020. Data for Cape Breton University and the University of Winnipeg were not available, and therefore not included in this dataset.
Chart: CUPE 3912. Source: CAUT.

This must change.

We are currently negotiating a new Collective Agreement to improve working conditions. Our key demand is that CUPE 3912 members be paid wages comparable to those at other undergraduate universities in Canada.

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