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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  May
2017
April
2018r
May
2018p
April to May 2018 May 2017 to May 2018 April to May 2018 May 2017 to May 2018
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 970.50 994.02 998.37 4.35 27.87 0.4 2.9
Forestry, logging and support 1,100.98 1,195.16 1,153.31 -41.85 52.33 -3.5 4.8
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 1,977.72 2,076.46 2,029.51 -46.95 51.79 -2.3 2.6
Utilities 1,713.67 1,974.14 1,846.31 -127.83 132.64 -6.5 7.7
Construction 1,202.53 1,242.10 1,243.29 1.19 40.76 0.1 3.4
Manufacturing 1,083.37 1,075.82 1,100.38 24.56 17.01 2.3 1.6
Wholesale trade 1,195.57 1,272.74 1,252.00 -20.74 56.43 -1.6 4.7
Retail trade 556.85 605.81 588.99 -16.82 32.14 -2.8 5.8
Transportation and warehousing 1,063.71 1,042.35 1,051.83 9.48 -11.88 0.9 -1.1
Information and cultural industries 1,301.62 1,285.31 1,258.30 -27.01 -43.32 -2.1 -3.3
Finance and insurance 1,254.74 1,318.00 1,323.81 5.81 69.07 0.4 5.5
Real estate and rental and leasing 961.77 1,047.84 1,003.83 -44.01 42.06 -4.2 4.4
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,350.80 1,356.60 1,366.87 10.27 16.07 0.8 1.2
Management of companies and enterprises 1,598.21 1,729.12 1,671.79 -57.33 73.58 -3.3 4.6
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 791.83 764.66 792.25 27.59 0.42 3.6 0.1
Educational services 1,041.73 1,029.62 1,044.38 14.76 2.65 1.4 0.3
Health care and social assistance 891.11 898.85 914.77 15.92 23.66 1.8 2.7
Arts, entertainment and recreation 601.55 578.45 593.14 14.69 -8.41 2.5 -1.4
Accommodation and food services 379.91 396.72 397.23 0.51 17.32 0.1 4.6
Other services (excluding public administration) 801.55 834.46 842.98 8.52 41.43 1.0 5.2
Public administration 1,258.55 1,308.66 1,319.81 11.15 61.26 0.9 4.9
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,029.77 1,032.33 1,041.24 8.91 11.47 0.9 1.1
Prince Edward Island 816.34 839.46 842.17 2.71 25.83 0.3 3.2
Nova Scotia 846.39 855.33 869.15 13.82 22.76 1.6 2.7
New Brunswick 884.38 905.54 912.46 6.92 28.08 0.8 3.2
Quebec 897.10 927.48 928.65 1.17 31.55 0.1 3.5
Ontario 985.29 1,012.38 1,015.72 3.34 30.43 0.3 3.1
Manitoba 909.48 935.77 937.44 1.67 27.96 0.2 3.1
Saskatchewan 999.46 1,006.16 1,010.28 4.12 10.82 0.4 1.1
Alberta 1,112.45 1,152.88 1,150.48 -2.40 38.03 -0.2 3.4
British Columbia 940.14 952.75 959.86 7.11 19.72 0.7 2.1
Yukon 1,099.87 1,112.82 1,093.25 -19.57 -6.62 -1.8 -0.6
Northwest Territories 1,349.21 1,384.61 1,406.16 21.55 56.95 1.6 4.2
Nunavut 1,309.31 1,382.93 1,389.98 7.05 80.67 0.5 6.2
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Earnings data are based on gross payroll before source deductions.
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0223-01 (formerly CANSIM table 281-0063).
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