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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  May
2018
April
2019r
May
2019p
April to May 2019 May 2018 to May 2019 April to May 2019 May 2018 to May 2019
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 997.07 1,019.75 1,031.00 11.25 33.93 1.1 3.4
Forestry, logging and support 1,156.96 1,138.04 1,175.00 36.96 18.04 3.2 1.6
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,025.03 2,156.75 2,297.76 141.01 272.73 6.5 13.5
Utilities 1,895.67 1,861.15 1,950.38 89.23 54.71 4.8 2.9
Construction 1,253.08 1,262.62 1,278.36 15.74 25.28 1.2 2.0
Manufacturing 1,103.36 1,135.52 1,131.52 -4.00 28.16 -0.4 2.6
Wholesale trade 1,213.78 1,216.34 1,245.60 29.26 31.82 2.4 2.6
Retail trade 594.17 598.92 610.69 11.77 16.52 2.0 2.8
Transportation and warehousing 1,043.85 1,090.85 1,101.32 10.47 57.47 1.0 5.5
Information and cultural industries 1,249.07 1,271.58 1,341.41 69.83 92.34 5.5 7.4
Finance and insurance 1,324.51 1,370.15 1,419.59 49.44 95.08 3.6 7.2
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,019.23 1,067.31 1,088.25 20.94 69.02 2.0 6.8
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,371.72 1,455.84 1,424.55 -31.29 52.83 -2.1 3.9
Management of companies and enterprises 1,628.51 1,512.19 1,471.06 -41.13 -157.45 -2.7 -9.7
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 784.74 834.06 843.59 9.53 58.85 1.1 7.5
Educational services 1,044.81 1,061.14 1,069.21 8.07 24.40 0.8 2.3
Health care and social assistance 914.23 932.42 936.38 3.96 22.15 0.4 2.4
Arts, entertainment and recreation 595.41 612.32 624.71 12.39 29.30 2.0 4.9
Accommodation and food services 401.56 409.85 414.49 4.64 12.93 1.1 3.2
Other services (excluding public administration) 841.17 841.63 852.64 11.01 11.47 1.3 1.4
Public administration 1,315.12 1,323.70 1,331.36 7.66 16.24 0.6 1.2
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,043.06 1,065.98 1,050.86 -15.12 7.80 -1.4 0.7
Prince Edward Island 830.45 851.27 861.28 10.01 30.83 1.2 3.7
Nova Scotia 868.73 893.01 898.85 5.84 30.12 0.7 3.5
New Brunswick 908.40 935.62 946.62 11.00 38.22 1.2 4.2
Quebec 929.74 953.49 956.97 3.48 27.23 0.4 2.9
Ontario 1,015.28 1,040.28 1,052.27 11.99 36.99 1.2 3.6
Manitoba 937.35 943.31 954.56 11.25 17.21 1.2 1.8
Saskatchewan 1,011.60 1,041.60 1,070.11 28.51 58.51 2.7 5.8
Alberta 1,147.76 1,143.80 1,182.54 38.74 34.78 3.4 3.0
British Columbia 959.08 990.57 999.85 9.28 40.77 0.9 4.3
Yukon 1,101.58 1,159.83 1,164.99 5.16 63.41 0.4 5.8
Northwest Territories 1,418.14 1,464.08 1,553.18 89.10 135.04 6.1 9.5
Nunavut 1,390.75 1,477.30 1,460.55 -16.75 69.80 -1.1 5.0
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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