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)
  March 2015 March 2016 March 2015 to March 2016
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Canada          
15 years and over 14,851.8 25.03 14,972.9 25.83 3.2
15 to 24 years 2,260.7 14.50 2,208.5 14.71 1.4
25 to 54 years 9,996.4 27.08 10,051.4 27.87 2.9
55 years and over 2,594.7 26.29 2,713.0 27.30 3.8
Males 7,403.3 26.86 7,471.2 27.74 3.3
Females 7,448.5 23.20 7,501.7 23.92 3.1
Full-time employees 11,977.1 26.91 12,062.8 27.79 3.3
Part-time employees 2,874.7 17.19 2,910.1 17.67 2.8
Union coverage2 4,593.3 28.72 4,584.2 29.61 3.1
No union coverage3 10,258.4 23.37 10,388.7 24.16 3.4
Permanent employees4 13,066.3 25.68 13,178.2 26.53 3.3
Temporary employees5 1,785.4 20.22 1,794.7 20.65 2.1
Management occupations 909.0 39.53 895.2 40.78 3.2
Business, finance and administration occupations 2,577.5 24.78 2,634.7 25.92 4.6
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,156.1 34.39 1,268.2 36.44 6.0
Health occupations 1,053.3 28.82 1,160.1 29.32 1.7
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,874.1 30.16 1,847.4 31.45 4.3
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 313.0 24.00 306.7 22.67 -5.5
Sales and service occupations 3,953.7 16.51 3,886.1 16.43 -0.5
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,048.7 25.03 1,997.5 25.68 2.6
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 213.3 23.73 223.8 23.40 -1.4
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 753.0 21.37 753.1 21.53 0.7

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