Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly) (Quebec)
|January 2016||January 2017||January 2016 to January 2017|
|number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||% change in hourly wage|
|15 years and over||3,447.1||24.05||3,576.7||24.72||2.8|
|15 to 24 years||505.1||13.95||511.5||14.41||3.3|
|25 to 54 years||2,330.9||26.12||2,424.4||26.93||3.1|
|55 years and over||611.1||24.47||640.7||24.58||0.4|
|No union coverage3||2,093.3||22.26||2,214.5||22.86||2.7|
|Business, finance and administration occupations||563.2||25.08||612.1||24.54||-2.2|
|Natural and applied sciences and related occupations||323.1||32.80||281.1||33.69||2.7|
|Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services||421.1||29.18||440.5||31.29||7.2|
|Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport||80.6||23.67||94.0||23.10||-2.4|
|Sales and service occupations||909.2||15.85||921.2||15.93||0.5|
|Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations||424.2||23.75||450.0||23.90||0.6|
|Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations||35.4||19.76||41.0||21.72||9.9|
|Occupations in manufacturing and utilities||206.3||20.33||210.0||20.89||2.8|
|1. Those who work as employees of a private firm or business or the public sector. |
2. Employees who are members of a union and employees who are not union members but who are covered by a collective agreement or a union contract.
3. Employees who are not members of a union or not covered by a collective agreement or a union contract.
4. A permanent job is one that is expected to last as long as the employee wants it, given that business conditions permit. That is, there is no pre-determined termination date.
5. A temporary job has a predetermined end date, or will end as soon as a specified project is completed. Includes seasonal jobs; temporary, term or contract jobs including work done through a temporary help agency; casual jobs; and other temporary work.
Sources: Statistics Canada, CANSIM tables 282-0151 and 282-0073.
Last modified: 2017-02-10.
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