Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly) (Canada)

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Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly)
(Canada)
  April 2015 April 2016 April 2015 to April 2016
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Canada          
15 years and over 14,951.0 25.17 15,065.6 25.91 2.9
15 to 24 years 2,255.2 14.68 2,219.1 14.73 0.3
25 to 54 years 10,088.0 27.23 10,125.3 27.92 2.5
55 years and over 2,607.8 26.24 2,721.2 27.51 4.8
Males 7,492.2 26.98 7,524.4 27.77 2.9
Females 7,458.8 23.34 7,541.2 24.05 3.0
Full-time employees 12,121.7 26.99 12,184.6 27.79 3.0
Part-time employees 2,829.3 17.34 2,881.0 17.94 3.5
Union coverage2 4,638.9 28.83 4,593.4 29.67 2.9
No union coverage3 10,312.1 23.52 10,472.2 24.25 3.1
Permanent employees4 13,116.2 25.82 13,241.1 26.63 3.1
Temporary employees5 1,834.8 20.47 1,824.5 20.65 0.9
Management occupations 944.4 39.60 907.4 41.78 5.5
Business, finance and administration occupations 2,551.3 24.83 2,600.9 25.94 4.5
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,180.8 34.59 1,265.4 36.63 5.9
Health occupations 1,070.6 28.71 1,138.8 29.58 3.0
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,858.4 30.69 1,888.2 31.30 2.0
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 306.2 24.62 308.3 22.75 -7.6
Sales and service occupations 3,909.6 16.53 3,925.8 16.43 -0.6
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,104.6 24.86 2,025.2 25.76 3.6
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 241.8 23.41 240.0 22.98 -1.8
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 783.3 21.37 765.6 21.62 1.2

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