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)
  May 2016 May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,895.8 29.60 1,930.7 29.45 -0.5
15 to 24 years 297.3 16.93 296.7 17.37 2.6
25 to 54 years 1,296.7 32.00 1,309.7 31.87 -0.4
55 years and over 301.8 31.75 324.3 30.71 -3.3
Males 990.1 32.23 1,004.6 32.03 -0.6
Females 905.7 26.72 926.1 26.64 -0.3
Full-time employees 1,556.7 31.60 1,611.4 31.27 -1.0
Part-time employees 339.2 20.40 319.2 20.22 -0.9
Union coverage2 469.3 33.87 464.6 33.72 -0.4
No union coverage3 1,426.5 28.19 1,466.1 28.09 -0.4
Permanent employees4 1,665.3 30.44 1,643.8 30.57 0.4
Temporary employees5 230.6 23.51 286.9 22.98 -2.3
Management occupations 119.1 49.74 133.2 44.25 -11.0
Business, finance and administration occupations 316.8 29.03 323.7 28.47 -1.9
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 158.3 42.57 138.3 40.53 -4.8
Health occupations 146.6 34.38 133.1 35.15 2.2
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 214.8 32.48 213.3 33.25 2.4
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 37.0 24.71 28.1 22.99 -7.0
Sales and service occupations 478.4 18.23 474.6 19.02 4.3
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 312.6 30.32 356.6 30.29 -0.1
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 55.5 27.81 67.2 28.95 4.1
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 56.6 27.73 62.8 30.99 11.8

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