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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  March
2020
February
2021r
March
2021p
February to March 2021 March 2020 to March 2021 February to March 2021 March 2020 to March 2021
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,047.79 1,134.12 1,125.27 -8.85 77.48 -0.8 7.4
Forestry, logging and support 1,145.61 1,253.11 1,292.77 39.66 147.16 3.2 12.8
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,170.76 2,153.15 2,094.18 -58.97 -76.58 -2.7 -3.5
Utilities 2,005.75 1,887.46 1,801.39 -86.07 -204.36 -4.6 -10.2
Construction 1,253.59 1,360.34 1,361.60 1.26 108.01 0.1 8.6
Manufacturing 1,118.89 1,187.99 1,179.48 -8.51 60.59 -0.7 5.4
Wholesale trade 1,237.06 1,346.60 1,332.01 -14.59 94.95 -1.1 7.7
Retail trade 600.24 642.08 633.03 -9.05 32.79 -1.4 5.5
Transportation and warehousing 1,127.62 1,199.25 1,206.38 7.13 78.76 0.6 7.0
Information and cultural industries 1,357.67 1,642.87 1,617.54 -25.33 259.87 -1.5 19.1
Finance and insurance 1,362.79 1,490.12 1,455.97 -34.15 93.18 -2.3 6.8
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,111.32 1,175.41 1,171.91 -3.50 60.59 -0.3 5.5
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,442.08 1,512.63 1,512.08 -0.55 70.00 -0.0 4.9
Management of companies and enterprises 1,418.73 1,548.17 1,586.06 37.89 167.33 2.4 11.8
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 864.89 945.85 934.21 -11.64 69.32 -1.2 8.0
Educational services 1,111.70 1,187.05 1,201.56 14.51 89.86 1.2 8.1
Health care and social assistance 961.91 996.63 1,010.27 13.64 48.36 1.4 5.0
Arts, entertainment and recreation 667.31 786.61 732.09 -54.52 64.78 -6.9 9.7
Accommodation and food services 425.60 452.11 447.60 -4.51 22.00 -1.0 5.2
Other services (excluding public administration) 885.53 972.20 951.11 -21.09 65.58 -2.2 7.4
Public administration 1,372.42 1,478.79 1,470.93 -7.86 98.51 -0.5 7.2
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,083.46 1,083.03 1,096.33 13.30 12.87 1.2 1.2
Prince Edward Island 897.33 927.42 917.35 -10.07 20.02 -1.1 2.2
Nova Scotia 930.26 964.73 951.01 -13.72 20.75 -1.4 2.2
New Brunswick 973.08 1,010.29 1,014.19 3.90 41.11 0.4 4.2
Quebec 995.99 1,069.88 1,065.71 -4.17 69.72 -0.4 7.0
Ontario 1,065.23 1,181.51 1,170.74 -10.77 105.51 -0.9 9.9
Manitoba 937.47 1,026.56 1,008.73 -17.83 71.26 -1.7 7.6
Saskatchewan 1,063.32 1,091.69 1,101.08 9.39 37.76 0.9 3.6
Alberta 1,169.84 1,237.75 1,207.53 -30.22 37.69 -2.4 3.2
British Columbia 1,029.14 1,114.34 1,111.47 -2.87 82.33 -0.3 8.0
Yukon 1,228.20 1,275.74 1,287.70 11.96 59.50 0.9 4.8
Northwest Territories 1,489.22 1,481.16 1,521.11 39.95 31.89 2.7 2.1
Nunavut 1,469.33 1,514.75 1,483.44 -31.31 14.11 -2.1 1.0
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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