Table 1
Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees

Warning View the most recent version.

Archived Content

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please "contact us" to request a format other than those available.

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees
Industry Group (North American Industry Classification System) March 2010 February 2011r March 2011p February to March 2011 March 2010 to March 2011
  Seasonally adjusted
  current dollars % change
Sector aggregate 841.74 872.11 876.53 0.5 4.1
Forestry, logging and support 938.99 964.49 997.85 3.5 6.3
Mining and quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 1,699.07 1,701.62 1,676.53 -1.5 -1.3
Utilities 1,590.99 1,592.22 1,529.00 -4.0 -3.9
Construction 1,063.94 1,060.16 1,097.85 3.6 3.2
Manufacturing 950.94 997.15 1,005.68 0.9 5.8
Wholesale trade 1,018.42 1,061.45 1,082.34 2.0 6.3
Retail trade 493.70 508.34 512.78 0.9 3.9
Transportation and warehousing 861.97 921.66 926.88 0.6 7.5
Information and cultural industries 1,054.76 1,085.93 1,082.13 -0.3 2.6
Finance and insurance 1,029.73 1,087.88 1,107.52 1.8 7.6
Real estate and rental and leasing 829.08 834.40 846.78 1.5 2.1
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,169.07 1,219.78 1,208.72 -0.9 3.4
Management of companies and enterprises 1,246.40 1,193.43 1,154.11 -3.3 -7.4
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 708.55 738.04 741.25 0.4 4.6
Educational services 931.99 964.70 941.82 -2.4 1.1
Health care and social assistance 769.48 799.97 812.78 1.6 5.6
Arts, entertainment and recreation 553.03 581.38 567.59 -2.4 2.6
Accommodation and food services 343.45 356.60 359.37 0.8 4.6
Other services (excluding public administration) 707.26 688.38 705.66 2.5 -0.2
Public administration 1,076.27 1,112.14 1,092.66 -1.8 1.5
Provinces and territories          
Newfoundland and Labrador 837.37 884.53 888.16 0.4 6.1
Prince Edward Island 708.81 709.56 729.81 2.9 3.0
Nova Scotia 748.67 763.44 764.59 0.2 2.1
New Brunswick 759.55 781.86 784.88 0.4 3.3
Quebec 770.32 801.69 811.35 1.2 5.3
Ontario 870.35 895.97 903.22 0.8 3.8
Manitoba 775.28 802.33 807.18 0.6 4.1
Saskatchewan 837.43 862.51 871.42 1.0 4.1
Alberta 978.93 1,030.49 1,036.11 0.5 5.8
British Columbia 812.11 838.78 840.72 0.2 3.5
Yukon 907.04 936.11 936.03 0.0 3.2
Northwest Territories¹ 1,183.00 1,232.40 1,218.14 -1.2 3.0
Nunavut¹ 838.15 824.00 881.22 6.9 5.1
revised
preliminary
1.
Data not seasonally adjusted.