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 2015 May 2016 May 2015 to May 2016
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,946.7 29.24 1,895.8 29.60 1.2
15 to 24 years 320.0 18.65 297.3 16.93 -9.2
25 to 54 years 1,314.5 31.82 1,296.7 32.00 0.6
55 years and over 312.2 29.24 301.8 31.75 8.6
Males 1,030.5 31.95 990.1 32.23 0.9
Females 916.2 26.19 905.7 26.72 2.0
Full-time employees 1,647.9 30.90 1,556.7 31.60 2.3
Part-time employees 298.8 20.05 339.2 20.40 1.7
Union coverage2 466.9 33.12 469.3 33.87 2.3
No union coverage3 1,479.8 28.01 1,426.5 28.19 0.6
Permanent employees4 1,719.3 29.99 1,665.3 30.44 1.5
Temporary employees5 227.4 23.56 230.6 23.51 -0.2
Management occupations 131.5 45.44 119.1 49.74 9.5
Business, finance and administration occupations 318.9 27.88 316.8 29.03 4.1
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 168.3 40.78 158.3 42.57 4.4
Health occupations 145.1 33.24 146.6 34.38 3.4
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 202.4 31.81 214.8 32.48 2.1
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 22.8 22.73 37.0 24.71 8.7
Sales and service occupations 452.3 18.65 478.4 18.23 -2.3
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 361.1 30.10 312.6 30.32 0.7
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 73.6 28.45 55.5 27.81 -2.2
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 70.8 28.47 56.6 27.73 -2.6

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