Table 11 
Average usual hours and wages of employees by selected characteristics, unadjusted for seasonality 

Average usual hours and wages of employees by selected characteristics, unadjusted for seasonality
Number – EmployeesAverage weekly hours – EmployeesAverage weekly wages – EmployeesAverage hourly wages – EmployeesNumber – Full-timeAverage weekly hours – Full-timeAverage weekly wages – Full-timeNumber – Part-timeAverage weekly hours – Part-timeAverage weekly wages – Part-time
  thousands   current dollarscurrent dollars thousands   current dollars thousands   current dollars
August 2018                    
15 years and over 15,955.1 36.1 988.15 26.67 13,574.2 39.2 1,098.17 2,380.9 18.6 360.93
15 to 24 years 2,677.5 31.1 522.27 16.27 1,732.8 38.4 669.00 944.7 17.7 253.13
25 years and over 13,277.6 37.2 1,082.10 28.77 11,841.3 39.4 1,160.97 1,436.3 19.2 431.84
Males 8,168.0 38.3 1,107.37 28.41 7,413.2 40.3 1,186.50 754.8 18.2 330.21
Females 7,787.1 33.9 863.10 24.84 6,160.9 37.9 991.89 1,626.2 18.8 375.20
Union coverage                    
Union coverage 4,663.4 36.6 1,124.03 30.49 4,139.9 38.7 1,202.85 523.5 19.8 500.81
No union coverage 11,291.7 36.0 932.03 25.09 9,434.3 39.5 1,052.24 1,857.4 18.2 321.51
Job permanency                    
Permanent employees 13,525.5 36.7 1,041.90 27.76 11,855.4 39.2 1,134.92 1,670.1 19.2 381.58
Temporary employees 2,429.6 32.8 688.94 20.59 1,718.8 39.3 844.66 710.8 17.2 312.43
Occupation                    
Management occupations 965.6 39.7 1,707.20 43.15 946.9 40.1 1,726.65 18.7 19.4 720.65
Business, finance and administration occupations 2,703.7 36.0 970.92 26.63 2,393.1 38.2 1,042.58 310.6 19.2 418.83
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,340.8 38.7 1,385.65 35.86 1,303.4 39.2 1,408.60 37.4 18.6 586.52
Health occupations 1,196.7 34.6 1,051.65 30.40 957.8 38.0 1,158.26 238.9 20.7 624.22
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,664.8 35.0 1,182.50 33.37 1,426.7 38.0 1,302.16 238.1 17.3 465.35
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 401.1 34.3 762.87 21.82 317.8 38.9 881.25 83.3 16.7 311.50
Sales and services occupations 4,169.7 32.1 589.94 17.66 2,875.0 38.2 733.24 1,294.6 18.4 271.73
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,323.8 40.5 1,087.00 26.67 2,221.3 41.5 1,120.06 102.4 19.1 369.89
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 366.9 41.9 1,011.69 23.71 336.8 44.3 1,075.17 30.2 15.0 302.83
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 822.1 39.5 905.74 22.76 795.4 40.2 924.62 26.7 20.1 343.86
August 2017                    
15 years and over 15,820.4 36.0 960.65 25.93 13,278.8 39.4 1,078.27 2,541.6 18.5 346.16
15 to 24 years 2,663.1 30.6 478.26 14.99 1,654.1 38.4 630.42 1,008.9 17.8 228.81
25 years and over 13,157.3 37.1 1,058.29 28.14 11,624.7 39.5 1,141.99 1,532.7 19.0 423.42
Males 8,113.2 38.2 1,078.41 27.65 7,293.0 40.5 1,164.49 820.3 17.8 313.09
Females 7,707.2 33.7 836.68 24.11 5,985.8 38.0 973.21 1,721.3 18.8 361.92
Union coverage                    
Union coverage 4,616.8 36.4 1,091.99 29.73 4,040.8 38.7 1,175.91 576.0 19.8 503.29
No union coverage 11,203.6 35.9 906.53 24.36 9,238.0 39.6 1,035.55 1,965.6 18.1 300.12
Job permanency                    
Permanent employees 13,350.1 36.6 1,015.21 27.06 11,573.0 39.3 1,114.28 1,777.1 19.1 369.97
Temporary employees 2,470.3 32.6 665.82 19.80 1,705.8 39.5 833.89 764.5 17.2 290.83
Occupation                    
Management occupations 1,068.6 39.9 1,696.26 42.81 1,040.8 40.4 1,724.13 27.8 19.3 654.14
Business, finance and administration occupations 2,688.4 35.8 941.86 25.92 2,348.4 38.4 1,020.66 340.0 18.3 397.57
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,306.0 38.6 1,383.38 35.83 1,263.9 39.3 1,409.26 42.0 19.2 604.79
Health occupations 1,214.5 34.0 1,010.57 29.73 950.8 37.7 1,121.36 263.7 20.7 611.09
Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,567.4 34.9 1,136.04 32.04 1,331.5 38.0 1,253.25 236.0 17.6 474.63
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 377.5 33.4 756.19 22.07 293.7 38.5 887.63 83.8 15.9 295.35
Sales and services occupations 4,175.0 31.9 560.11 16.71 2,818.7 38.4 710.32 1,356.2 18.4 247.92
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,219.5 40.6 1,055.17 25.74 2,095.6 41.9 1,096.09 123.8 18.6 362.74
Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 361.7 41.6 920.88 21.55 326.0 44.2 989.60 35.7 18.3 293.98
Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 841.9 39.5 878.52 22.05 809.4 40.3 899.66 32.6 19.4 352.98
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0320-01 (formerly CANSIM table 282-0167).
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