Shocka! Public Servants Cost More Than Private Sector Workers!

OTTAWA — As the Conservative government lops thousands of jobs off the payroll, the cost of the average federal employee will continue to climb and could hit nearly $130,000 by 2015, says a report by Canada’s budget watchdog.

The turning point was in 2002-03 when the total cost of employees in the federal government outstripped the private sector.

Full report here.