Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly) (Alberta)

Related tables:   Wages, salaries and other earnings,   Employment and unemployment,   Occupations.  

Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly)
(Alberta)
  April 2015 April 2016 April 2015 to April 2016
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
Alta.          
15 years and over 1,903.4 28.97 1,875.5 30.10 3.9
15 to 24 years 292.7 18.03 280.0 17.05 -5.4
25 to 54 years 1,305.2 31.25 1,294.3 32.25 3.2
55 years and over 305.4 29.75 301.3 33.03 11.0
Males 1,007.8 31.58 978.7 33.08 4.7
Females 895.6 26.05 896.9 26.86 3.1
Full-time employees 1,575.1 30.88 1,541.8 32.05 3.8
Part-time employees 328.3 19.81 333.7 21.09 6.5
Union coverage2 448.5 32.76 460.6 34.03 3.9
No union coverage3 1,454.8 27.81 1,414.9 28.83 3.7
Permanent employees4 1,703.4 29.51 1,669.4 30.91 4.7
Temporary employees5 200.0 24.41 206.1 23.55 -3.5
Management occupations 132.1 44.33 114.5 48.78 10.0
Business, finance and administration occupations 307.5 28.15 327.7 29.36 4.3
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 163.4 39.23 164.6 43.88 11.9
Health occupations 142.6 32.52 145.2 33.73 3.7
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 202.2 32.91 207.3 32.41 -1.5
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 21.7 24.30 37.0 24.01 -1.2
Sales and service occupations 460.0 18.41 461.9 18.91 2.7
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 347.4 30.01 320.6 31.16 3.8
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 61.2 29.08 47.5 30.08 3.4
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 65.4 26.57 49.2 27.96 5.2

Find information related to this table (CANSIM table(s); Definitions, data sources and methods; The Daily; publications; and related Summary tables).