: Benefits

Stewart McKelvey strives to attract, develop and engage high caliber staff who are committed to helping shape and achieve our vision.  We seek to ensure that there is excellent and consistent people management throughout the firm and to support the effective development of the firm’s greatest asset, its staff. 

Stewart McKelvey offers a competitive, comprehensive compensation package, some highlights of which are below:


We endeavor to be among the leaders in the markets in which we compete, and one of the ways we do this is by ensuring salaries are competitive and fair.

Health and Insurance Benefits

  • Health and Dental (Your choice of single or family coverage, with premiums paid 100% by Stewart McKelvey).  Includes coverage for prescription drugs, basic & major dental, orthodontics, vision, extended health, para-practitioners, and coverage while travelling.
  • Annual Flu Vaccination Campaign
  • Life Insurance (including additional optional coverage for you and for your eligible spouse)
  • Accidental Death Coverage
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Employment Insurance Sub Plan for Short Term Illness
  • Long Term Disability Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount Program with a major Pharmacy chain


    We believe in supporting a healthy lifestyle.  We offer an annual wellness subsidy which can be used toward a gym membership, weight loss support group, or health initiatives such as a smoking cessation program.



    Stewart McKelvey offers a competitive paid vacation scale and recognizes prior years of relevant experience when determining vacation allowances.


    Retirement Planning

    We offer a group Hybrid Pension & RRSP Plan with a broad range of investment choices, with matching contributions from Stewart McKelvey, to provide an additional income source upon retirement


    Tuition Reimbursement & Educational Assistance

    Stewart McKelvey recognizes the importance of supporting ongoing training and continuous learning, helping you to increase your ability to perform at a high level and position yourself for future career opportunities.  We provide financial support and encourage our employees to pursue higher education for approved areas of study.

"As an employee what we receive here in terms of benefits, office functions, and teamwork, is second to none.  It would be hard to find what we have anywhere else."
 Susan -Charlottetown, PE

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