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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  April
2020
March
2021r
April
2021p
March to April 2021 April 2020 to April 2021 March to April 2021 April 2020 to April 2021
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,116.30 1,120.90 1,128.72 7.82 12.42 0.7 1.1
Forestry, logging and support 1,221.79 1,298.97 1,310.09 11.12 88.30 0.9 7.2
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,125.20 2,092.34 2,096.14 3.80 -29.06 0.2 -1.4
Utilities 1,937.19 1,801.19 1,914.47 113.28 -22.72 6.3 -1.2
Construction 1,296.62 1,360.44 1,419.54 59.10 122.92 4.3 9.5
Manufacturing 1,159.75 1,174.97 1,170.73 -4.24 10.98 -0.4 0.9
Wholesale trade 1,271.38 1,320.77 1,329.30 8.53 57.92 0.6 4.6
Retail trade 640.67 631.53 636.45 4.92 -4.22 0.8 -0.7
Transportation and warehousing 1,136.65 1,207.93 1,171.97 -35.96 35.32 -3.0 3.1
Information and cultural industries 1,400.11 1,568.09 1,513.44 -54.65 113.33 -3.5 8.1
Finance and insurance 1,486.42 1,450.44 1,469.45 19.01 -16.97 1.3 -1.1
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,146.32 1,164.19 1,186.05 21.86 39.73 1.9 3.5
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,451.97 1,510.64 1,533.68 23.04 81.71 1.5 5.6
Management of companies and enterprises 1,536.41 1,560.76 1,500.11 -60.65 -36.30 -3.9 -2.4
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 893.94 934.36 965.31 30.95 71.37 3.3 8.0
Educational services 1,137.51 1,199.69 1,171.04 -28.65 33.53 -2.4 2.9
Health care and social assistance 995.00 1,006.88 999.36 -7.52 4.36 -0.7 0.4
Arts, entertainment and recreation 787.32 729.02 758.12 29.10 -29.20 4.0 -3.7
Accommodation and food services 468.75 450.27 454.31 4.04 -14.44 0.9 -3.1
Other services (excluding public administration) 956.77 951.42 939.99 -11.43 -16.78 -1.2 -1.8
Public administration 1,397.42 1,469.26 1,470.66 1.40 73.24 0.1 5.2
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,121.70 1,096.19 1,083.53 -12.66 -38.17 -1.2 -3.4
Prince Edward Island 967.26 921.20 933.03 11.83 -34.23 1.3 -3.5
Nova Scotia 996.75 948.74 953.10 4.36 -43.65 0.5 -4.4
New Brunswick 1,038.64 1,004.77 1,009.52 4.75 -29.12 0.5 -2.8
Quebec 1,051.79 1,062.51 1,068.81 6.30 17.02 0.6 1.6
Ontario 1,132.50 1,166.21 1,170.73 4.52 38.23 0.4 3.4
Manitoba 1,034.46 1,004.02 1,011.16 7.14 -23.30 0.7 -2.3
Saskatchewan 1,129.81 1,098.19 1,100.33 2.14 -29.48 0.2 -2.6
Alberta 1,241.11 1,207.60 1,223.18 15.58 -17.93 1.3 -1.4
British Columbia 1,105.84 1,104.90 1,110.80 5.90 4.96 0.5 0.4
Yukon 1,255.60 1,290.86 1,256.18 -34.68 0.58 -2.7 0.0
Northwest Territories 1,597.02 1,507.38 1,479.35 -28.03 -117.67 -1.9 -7.4
Nunavut 1,469.68 1,481.19 1,418.03 -63.16 -51.65 -4.3 -3.5
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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