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)
  February 2016 February 2017 February 2016 to February 2017
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,885.0 29.80 1,869.0 29.82 0.1
15 to 24 years 283.2 17.02 267.4 17.83 4.8
25 to 54 years 1,302.6 31.95 1,295.0 31.98 0.1
55 years and over 299.1 32.55 306.6 31.13 -4.4
Males 969.6 32.77 952.5 32.52 -0.8
Females 915.3 26.65 916.5 27.00 1.3
Full-time employees 1,555.9 31.85 1,530.8 31.88 0.1
Part-time employees 329.1 20.11 338.2 20.46 1.7
Union coverage2 481.4 33.57 471.0 34.49 2.7
No union coverage3 1,403.5 28.51 1,398.0 28.24 -0.9
Permanent employees4 1,687.4 30.51 1,658.2 30.57 0.2
Temporary employees5 197.6 23.71 210.8 23.87 0.7
Management occupations 120.8 47.50 111.6 44.18 -7.0
Business, finance and administration occupations 341.0 29.07 339.0 28.65 -1.4
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 158.0 41.41 148.7 42.55 2.8
Health occupations 154.6 33.42 131.1 35.03 4.8
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 202.8 32.38 226.5 34.30 5.9
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 38.2 21.70 35.9 24.18 11.4
Sales and service occupations 451.9 18.91 454.8 18.63 -1.5
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 318.5 31.03 307.0 30.39 -2.1
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 45.9 32.02 56.1 34.85 8.8
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 53.0 28.43 58.3 30.37 6.8

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