Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly) (Ontario)
|December 2013||December 2014||December 2013 to December 2014|
|number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||% change in hourly wage|
|15 years and over||5,839.6||24.80||5,907.0||25.42||2.5|
|15 to 24 years||831.5||13.29||866.9||13.72||3.2|
|25 to 54 years||4,003.1||26.70||4,051.1||27.38||2.5|
|55 years and over||1,005.0||26.77||989.0||27.65||3.3|
|No union coverage3||4,219.2||22.95||4,299.2||23.90||4.1|
|Business, finance and administrative occupations||1,192.2||23.40||1,190.8||24.57||5.0|
|Natural and applied sciences and related occupations||488.3||33.56||481.0||35.34||5.3|
|Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion||594.4||33.02||645.8||32.63||-1.2|
|Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport||141.9||25.31||148.9||27.90||10.2|
|Sales and service occupations||1,507.4||16.66||1,522.7||16.90||1.4|
|Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations||715.2||22.91||735.8||23.62||3.1|
|Occupations unique to primary industry||60.8||18.90||78.9||19.24||1.8|
|Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities||356.0||20.86||373.9||20.85||0.0|
|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 282-0069 and 282-0073.
Last modified: 2015-01-09.
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