Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly) (Ontario)
|December 2015||December 2016||December 2015 to December 2016|
|number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||% change in hourly wage|
|15 years and over||5,841.6||26.02||5,962.3||26.26||0.9|
|15 to 24 years||858.2||14.26||861.7||14.90||4.5|
|25 to 54 years||3,912.4||28.24||4,000.9||28.29||0.2|
|55 years and over||1,071.0||27.35||1,099.8||27.77||1.5|
|No union coverage3||4,257.5||24.33||4,341.5||24.62||1.2|
|Business, finance and administration occupations||1,081.5||25.84||1,040.8||26.68||3.3|
|Natural and applied sciences and related occupations||504.6||36.22||510.9||36.19||-0.1|
|Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services||733.9||32.66||730.5||33.35||2.1|
|Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport||119.7||23.15||148.1||23.52||1.6|
|Sales and service occupations||1,502.7||16.66||1,566.2||16.45||-1.3|
|Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations||719.8||24.99||729.0||24.45||-2.2|
|Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations||56.3||21.09||58.6||20.71||-1.8|
|Occupations in manufacturing and utilities||352.5||20.62||361.5||20.85||1.1|
|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: 2017-01-06.
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