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)
  August 2013 August 2014 August 2013 to August 2014
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,875.9 27.37 1,901.6 28.09 2.6
15 to 24 years 348.3 16.91 338.3 17.30 2.3
25 to 54 years 1,245.0 29.62 1,284.7 30.50 3.0
55 years and over 282.6 30.33 278.6 30.10 -0.8
Men 1,003.9 30.13 1,034.9 31.18 3.5
Women 872.0 24.19 866.7 24.41 0.9
Full-time 1,630.2 28.66 1,635.1 29.57 3.2
Part-time 245.7 18.82 266.5 19.02 1.1
Union coverage2 407.9 31.62 402.3 32.35 2.3
No union coverage3 1,468.1 26.19 1,499.3 26.95 2.9
Permanent job4 1,621.2 28.41 1,634.7 29.21 2.8
Temporary job5 254.7 20.72 266.9 21.21 2.4
Management occupations 111.4 42.52 111.8 46.25 8.8
Business, finance and administrative occupations 327.6 26.10 326.8 26.22 0.5
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 169.1 37.89 159.0 39.67 4.7
Health occupations 120.4 31.56 117.0 31.84 0.9
Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 128.6 33.30 136.4 34.28 2.9
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 41.5 23.68 40.1 28.80 21.6
Sales and service occupations 479.0 18.33 470.1 18.05 -1.5
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 353.1 28.39 389.2 28.89 1.8
Occupations unique to primary industry 79.2 27.64 82.9 27.53 -0.4
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 66.0 24.02 68.1 26.37 9.8

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