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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  May
2019
April
2020r
May
2020p
April to May 2020 May 2019 to May 2020 April to May 2020 May 2019 to May 2020
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,032.19 1,117.06 1,139.23 22.17 107.04 2.0 10.4
Forestry, logging and support 1,196.24 1,230.53 1,256.02 25.49 59.78 2.1 5.0
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,241.36 2,132.57 2,173.25 40.68 -68.11 1.9 -3.0
Utilities 1,909.62 1,937.19 1,901.03 -36.16 -8.59 -1.9 -0.4
Construction 1,281.73 1,293.86 1,314.73 20.87 33.00 1.6 2.6
Manufacturing 1,132.51 1,157.82 1,141.11 -16.71 8.60 -1.4 0.8
Wholesale trade 1,247.44 1,263.38 1,266.73 3.35 19.29 0.3 1.5
Retail trade 611.74 641.59 675.89 34.30 64.15 5.3 10.5
Transportation and warehousing 1,096.10 1,140.10 1,136.37 -3.73 40.27 -0.3 3.7
Information and cultural industries 1,344.85 1,410.87 1,453.09 42.22 108.24 3.0 8.0
Finance and insurance 1,406.94 1,488.69 1,533.62 44.93 126.68 3.0 9.0
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,080.28 1,144.82 1,119.55 -25.27 39.27 -2.2 3.6
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,419.53 1,451.16 1,482.96 31.80 63.43 2.2 4.5
Management of companies and enterprises 1,488.67 1,536.41 1,683.13 146.72 194.46 9.5 13.1
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 849.21 890.12 900.25 10.13 51.04 1.1 6.0
Educational services 1,070.54 1,135.87 1,143.27 7.40 72.73 0.7 6.8
Health care and social assistance 942.14 996.48 1,016.71 20.23 74.57 2.0 7.9
Arts, entertainment and recreation 626.62 779.98 797.53 17.55 170.91 2.3 27.3
Accommodation and food services 416.42 469.74 479.54 9.80 63.12 2.1 15.2
Other services (excluding public administration) 859.00 955.96 965.36 9.40 106.36 1.0 12.4
Public administration 1,334.16 1,394.49 1,429.72 35.23 95.56 2.5 7.2
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,051.88 1,124.13 1,147.73 23.60 95.85 2.1 9.1
Prince Edward Island 863.38 966.81 980.15 13.34 116.77 1.4 13.5
Nova Scotia 904.77 996.25 1,013.44 17.19 108.67 1.7 12.0
New Brunswick 944.28 1,037.96 1,009.67 -28.29 65.39 -2.7 6.9
Quebec 959.43 1,056.05 1,076.07 20.02 116.64 1.9 12.2
Ontario 1,052.33 1,132.79 1,167.69 34.90 115.36 3.1 11.0
Manitoba 950.82 1,034.26 1,043.94 9.68 93.12 0.9 9.8
Saskatchewan 1,068.69 1,129.39 1,154.95 25.56 86.26 2.3 8.1
Alberta 1,183.64 1,243.85 1,256.02 12.17 72.38 1.0 6.1
British Columbia 1,001.50 1,106.54 1,123.79 17.25 122.29 1.6 12.2
Yukon 1,149.65 1,255.06 1,265.72 10.66 116.07 0.8 10.1
Northwest Territories 1,509.02 1,613.50 1,595.09 -18.41 86.07 -1.1 5.7
Nunavut 1,466.65 1,478.12 1,489.65 11.53 23.00 0.8 1.6
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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