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

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Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  March 2011 February 2012r March 2012p February to March 2012 March 2011 to March 2012
  current dollars % change
Sector aggregate1 870.43 881.48 888.34 0.8 2.1
Forestry, logging and support 996.00 951.44 994.56 4.5 -0.1
Mining and quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 1,668.59 1,844.06 1,847.27 0.2 10.7
Utilities 1,524.46 1,659.56 1,650.35 -0.6 8.3
Construction 1,097.09 1,116.59 1,151.79 3.2 5.0
Manufacturing 985.54 990.21 981.46 -0.9 -0.4
Wholesale trade 1,077.99 1,091.21 1,082.40 -0.8 0.4
Retail trade 512.26 518.30 526.26 1.5 2.7
Transportation and warehousing 916.97 886.10 929.75 4.9 1.4
Information and cultural industries 1,056.28 1,114.65 1,070.86 -3.9 1.4
Finance and insurance 1,081.09 1,072.25 1,051.24 -2.0 -2.8
Real estate and rental and leasing 847.56 855.52 876.80 2.5 3.4
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,187.10 1,214.83 1,249.39 2.8 5.2
Management of companies and enterprises 1,178.37 1,197.76 1,171.54 -2.2 -0.6
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 736.87 732.85 750.20 2.4 1.8
Educational services 944.24 978.29 956.33 -2.2 1.3
Health care and social assistance 811.29 806.70 806.36 0.0 -0.6
Arts, entertainment and recreation 560.68 537.49 546.06 1.6 -2.6
Accommodation and food services 356.34 361.05 363.83 0.8 2.1
Other services (excluding public administration) 701.34 724.12 720.62 -0.5 2.8
Public administration 1,102.07 1,124.74 1,136.02 1.0 3.1
Provinces and territories          
Newfoundland and Labrador 881.84 914.24 923.58 1.0 4.7
Prince Edward Island 726.09 732.10 754.18 3.0 3.9
Nova Scotia 766.00 771.60 781.33 1.3 2.0
New Brunswick 784.00 798.77 801.54 0.3 2.2
Quebec 802.04 811.27 819.56 1.0 2.2
Ontario 896.02 892.72 896.61 0.4 0.1
Manitoba 802.16 807.42 823.84 2.0 2.7
Saskatchewan 866.65 907.31 918.15 1.2 5.9
Alberta 1,022.72 1,054.80 1,056.87 0.2 3.3
British Columbia 832.47 857.38 864.52 0.8 3.8
Yukon 935.47 959.76 955.70 -0.4 2.2
Northwest Territories 1,211.55 1,288.45 1,265.76 -1.8 4.5
Nunavut 886.59 939.26 960.07 2.2 8.3
r
revised
p
preliminary
1.
Sector breakdown is based on the North American Industry Classification System.