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

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Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, by province (monthly)
(British Columbia)
  November 2016 November 2017 November 2016 to November 2017
  number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) number of employees1 (thousands) average hourly wage ($) % change in hourly wage
B.C.          
15 years and over 1,973.1 25.38 2,024.9 26.82 5.7
15 to 24 years 313.6 15.15 337.1 15.65 3.3
25 to 54 years 1,287.2 27.57 1,301.2 29.26 6.1
55 years and over 372.3 26.46 386.6 28.36 7.2
Males 998.2 27.68 1,005.0 29.28 5.8
Females 975.0 23.03 1,019.9 24.41 6.0
Full-time employees 1,572.8 27.26 1,615.6 28.49 4.5
Part-time employees 400.3 18.03 409.3 20.26 12.4
Union coverage2 577.7 28.83 626.6 30.73 6.6
No union coverage3 1,395.4 23.96 1,398.3 25.07 4.6
Permanent employees4 1,696.5 26.23 1,765.6 27.46 4.7
Temporary employees5 276.6 20.19 259.3 22.50 11.4
Management occupations 106.1 38.99 130.2 40.30 3.4
Business, finance and administration occupations 341.7 25.61 319.6 26.35 2.9
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 136.3 36.84 148.6 36.23 -1.7
Health occupations 137.8 28.75 163.2 31.39 9.2
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 209.9 29.72 240.3 31.70 6.7
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 48.8 23.45 52.4 26.11 11.3
Sales and service occupations 563.5 17.35 555.9 17.68 1.9
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 317.7 26.28 292.6 28.31 7.7
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 35.2 24.66 40.2 24.74 0.3
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 76.2 24.11 82.0 25.02 3.8

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