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

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Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly)
(Alberta)
  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
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,904.7 28.63 1,891.9 29.97 4.7
15 to 24 years 292.9 18.15 287.0 17.01 -6.3
25 to 54 years 1,310.0 30.74 1,309.8 32.27 5.0
55 years and over 301.7 29.65 295.2 32.38 9.2
Males 1,010.5 31.31 977.6 33.09 5.7
Females 894.1 25.61 914.3 26.64 4.0
Full-time employees 1,587.9 30.30 1,547.8 32.19 6.2
Part-time employees 316.8 20.25 344.2 19.97 -1.4
Union coverage2 448.0 32.30 474.4 33.52 3.8
No union coverage3 1,456.7 27.51 1,417.6 28.78 4.6
Permanent employees4 1,705.4 29.16 1,690.9 30.73 5.4
Temporary employees5 199.3 24.15 201.0 23.63 -2.2
Management occupations 127.0 44.90 116.2 46.86 4.4
Business, finance and administration occupations 307.0 27.67 335.5 29.40 6.3
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 158.4 38.63 169.8 42.70 10.5
Health occupations 136.4 32.37 152.0 34.29 5.9
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 215.5 31.49 206.8 32.31 2.6
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 26.4 24.94 36.9 21.42 -14.1
Sales and service occupations 458.7 18.44 458.4 18.82 2.1
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 349.6 30.04 316.6 31.21 3.9
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 58.3 27.56 48.1 30.96 12.3
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 67.3 26.62 51.7 28.42 6.8

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