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)
  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
B.C.          
15 years and over 1,977.9 25.23 2,053.8 25.16 -0.3
15 to 24 years 326.4 14.64 361.4 15.07 2.9
25 to 54 years 1,273.4 27.30 1,307.1 27.31 0.0
55 years and over 378.1 27.44 385.3 27.37 -0.3
Males 982.8 27.73 1,006.0 27.01 -2.6
Females 995.1 22.77 1,047.8 23.39 2.7
Full-time employees 1,575.3 26.96 1,632.3 26.75 -0.8
Part-time employees 402.6 18.48 421.5 19.04 3.0
Union coverage2 573.7 29.84 609.3 28.88 -3.2
No union coverage3 1,404.2 23.35 1,444.4 23.60 1.1
Permanent employees4 1,728.3 26.09 1,757.1 26.00 -0.3
Temporary employees5 249.6 19.34 296.6 20.19 4.4
Management occupations 111.6 37.56 114.7 40.30 7.3
Business, finance and administration occupations 332.6 24.71 357.1 24.74 0.1
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 144.7 35.68 148.8 34.28 -3.9
Health occupations 156.4 29.13 139.9 29.15 0.1
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 236.0 30.08 211.8 30.14 0.2
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 45.9 24.40 59.6 24.32 -0.3
Sales and service occupations 546.5 16.80 581.8 17.00 1.2
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 282.3 26.71 312.4 26.53 -0.7
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 40.0 22.98 43.6 24.27 5.6
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 82.0 23.49 84.0 23.47 -0.1

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