The new Qikiqtani General Hospital (QGH) in Iqaluit was officially opened in October 2007.
Nurse compensation is detailed in the provisions of the Collective Agreement between the Government of Nunavut and the Nunavut Employees Union. The current contract was ratified in July 2008.
The Government of Nunavut offers competitive salaries that will vary depending on your experience and education. For more information on where you might fit in the scale, please refer to the Collective Agreement or individual job postings.
The amount of Northern Allowance you receive depends in where you live in Nunavut. For more information, please refer to the collective agreement or a specific job posting.