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)
  April 2014 April 2015 April 2014 to April 2015
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,836.4 28.20 1,903.4 28.97 2.7
15 to 24 years 283.8 16.77 292.7 18.03 7.5
25 to 54 years 1,267.3 30.27 1,305.2 31.25 3.2
55 years and over 285.4 30.40 305.4 29.75 -2.1
Men 960.1 31.38 1,007.8 31.58 0.6
Women 876.4 24.71 895.6 26.05 5.4
Full-time 1,518.5 30.13 1,575.1 30.88 2.5
Part-time 317.9 18.98 328.3 19.81 4.4
Union coverage2 422.2 31.81 448.5 32.76 3.0
No union coverage3 1,414.3 27.12 1,454.8 27.81 2.5
Permanent job4 1,615.6 29.08 1,703.4 29.51 1.5
Temporary job5 220.9 21.79 200.0 24.41 12.0
Management occupations 136.5 43.26 131.0 44.72 3.4
Business, finance and administrative occupations 330.7 26.04 330.8 27.68 6.3
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 144.8 39.64 163.9 39.19 -1.1
Health occupations 119.7 33.86 142.6 32.52 -4.0
Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 143.9 31.42 153.3 35.49 13.0
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 34.8 28.84 26.4 25.62 -11.2
Sales and service occupations 471.3 17.86 479.3 18.73 4.9
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 333.1 29.71 352.4 30.10 1.3
Occupations unique to primary industry 73.6 32.11 62.2 28.86 -10.1
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 47.9 26.55 61.5 25.65 -3.4

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