Montreal - Post Report Question and Answers

What is the availability and cost of household help, and what types of help are typically employed by expatriates?

Our housekeeper makes the equivalent of $20/hour. - Feb 2018


No direct experience, but I understand in the range of around Ca$10-15 per hour.(The Canadian dollar hovers around par with the US dollar.) - Aug 2012


I had a cleaning lady who came once/week for $70. She was a maid at a hotel where I stayed, and I asked if she'd like some work on the side. - Dec 2009


Yes it's there but expensive. Babysitting was $10-15/hour. $50/day. - Sep 2009


Expensive, but available. Very few FSOs have domestic help. - Jan 2009


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