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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  January
2020
December
2020r
January
2021p
December 2020 to January 2021 January 2020 to January 2021 December 2020 to January 2021 January 2020 to January 2021
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,047.92 1,115.14 1,135.41 20.27 87.49 1.8 8.3
Forestry, logging and support 1,231.87 1,241.31 1,236.49 -4.82 4.62 -0.4 0.4
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,188.66 2,059.19 2,083.37 24.18 -105.29 1.2 -4.8
Utilities 2,024.97 1,809.75 1,880.10 70.35 -144.87 3.9 -7.2
Construction 1,331.65 1,330.55 1,352.05 21.50 20.40 1.6 1.5
Manufacturing 1,154.05 1,192.58 1,199.40 6.82 45.35 0.6 3.9
Wholesale trade 1,226.74 1,347.38 1,363.20 15.82 136.46 1.2 11.1
Retail trade 625.55 633.80 650.30 16.50 24.75 2.6 4.0
Transportation and warehousing 1,134.70 1,176.93 1,174.12 -2.81 39.42 -0.2 3.5
Information and cultural industries 1,350.92 1,494.32 1,559.76 65.44 208.84 4.4 15.5
Finance and insurance 1,356.36 1,548.76 1,510.80 -37.96 154.44 -2.5 11.4
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,001.34 1,121.57 1,173.73 52.16 172.39 4.7 17.2
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,468.73 1,490.50 1,512.31 21.81 43.58 1.5 3.0
Management of companies and enterprises 1,655.25 1,534.95 1,544.88 9.93 -110.37 0.6 -6.7
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 876.47 905.64 910.53 4.89 34.06 0.5 3.9
Educational services 1,073.77 1,181.60 1,193.81 12.21 120.04 1.0 11.2
Health care and social assistance 956.73 1,032.18 1,017.27 -14.91 60.54 -1.4 6.3
Arts, entertainment and recreation 629.79 697.11 742.22 45.11 112.43 6.5 17.9
Accommodation and food services 431.71 441.18 444.79 3.61 13.08 0.8 3.0
Other services (excluding public administration) 862.95 927.86 968.95 41.09 106.00 4.4 12.3
Public administration 1,360.93 1,450.09 1,451.37 1.28 90.44 0.1 6.6
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,069.74 1,079.85 1,085.55 5.70 15.81 0.5 1.5
Prince Edward Island 882.33 930.97 955.37 24.40 73.04 2.6 8.3
Nova Scotia 932.23 1,005.03 992.38 -12.65 60.15 -1.3 6.5
New Brunswick 962.39 1,007.31 1,011.12 3.81 48.73 0.4 5.1
Quebec 994.37 1,052.76 1,080.44 27.68 86.07 2.6 8.7
Ontario 1,064.01 1,148.49 1,178.95 30.46 114.94 2.7 10.8
Manitoba 952.21 1,019.06 1,028.90 9.84 76.69 1.0 8.1
Saskatchewan 1,047.80 1,097.90 1,094.22 -3.68 46.42 -0.3 4.4
Alberta 1,185.29 1,201.81 1,238.65 36.84 53.36 3.1 4.5
British Columbia 1,025.98 1,109.54 1,115.99 6.45 90.01 0.6 8.8
Yukon 1,199.45 1,278.44 1,272.35 -6.09 72.90 -0.5 6.1
Northwest Territories 1,467.33 1,503.28 1,534.83 31.55 67.50 2.1 4.6
Nunavut 1,564.92 1,498.25 1,505.06 6.81 -59.86 0.5 -3.8
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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