Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly) (Alberta)
|June 2013||June 2014||June 2013 to June 2014|
|number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||number of employees1 (thousands)||average hourly wage ($)||% change in hourly wage|
|15 years and over||1,868.1||27.71||1,929.9||28.22||1.8|
|15 to 24 years||330.0||16.69||327.4||17.32||3.8|
|25 to 54 years||1,256.8||29.91||1,295.5||30.65||2.5|
|55 years and over||281.2||30.77||307.0||29.59||-3.8|
|No union coverage3||1,447.4||26.54||1,498.9||27.20||2.5|
|Business, finance and administrative occupations||333.9||26.46||324.5||26.23||-0.9|
|Natural and applied sciences and related occupations||174.5||39.98||156.4||40.44||1.2|
|Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion||150.4||31.98||150.1||32.40||1.3|
|Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport||35.4||24.72||36.8||29.58||19.7|
|Sales and service occupations||467.0||17.93||501.5||18.42||2.7|
|Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations||351.3||28.36||381.9||28.85||1.7|
|Occupations unique to primary industry||81.3||27.94||77.4||30.94||10.7|
|Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities||51.8||25.13||63.6||27.75||10.4|
|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: 2014-07-11.
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