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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  May
2021
April
2022r
May
2022p
April to May 2022 May 2021 to May 2022 April to May 2022 May 2021 to May 2022
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,131.08 1,160.84 1,159.85 -0.99 28.77 -0.1 2.5
Forestry, logging and support 1,246.00 1,299.93 1,276.50 -23.43 30.50 -1.8 2.4
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,122.09 2,203.34 2,249.85 46.51 127.76 2.1 6.0
Utilities 1,904.90 1,933.06 2,026.97 93.91 122.07 4.9 6.4
Construction 1,370.39 1,409.99 1,415.77 5.78 45.38 0.4 3.3
Manufacturing 1,181.17 1,260.96 1,257.94 -3.02 76.77 -0.2 6.5
Wholesale trade 1,381.14 1,388.92 1,392.80 3.88 11.66 0.3 0.8
Retail trade 643.22 709.86 703.30 -6.56 60.08 -0.9 9.3
Transportation and warehousing 1,144.09 1,212.04 1,210.95 -1.09 66.86 -0.1 5.8
Information and cultural industries 1,619.03 1,556.95 1,511.85 -45.10 -107.18 -2.9 -6.6
Finance and insurance 1,466.18 1,523.32 1,530.80 7.48 64.62 0.5 4.4
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,197.78 1,178.06 1,192.73 14.67 -5.05 1.2 -0.4
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,535.21 1,661.60 1,658.81 -2.79 123.60 -0.2 8.1
Management of companies and enterprises 1,542.14 1,473.18 1,531.66 58.48 -10.48 4.0 -0.7
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 966.72 967.38 963.21 -4.17 -3.51 -0.4 -0.4
Educational services 1,166.01 1,190.46 1,173.77 -16.69 7.76 -1.4 0.7
Health care and social assistance 990.48 1,024.34 1,040.13 15.79 49.65 1.5 5.0
Arts, entertainment and recreation 786.24 707.02 709.81 2.79 -76.43 0.4 -9.7
Accommodation and food services 454.20 465.52 461.15 -4.37 6.95 -0.9 1.5
Other services (excluding public administration) 944.73 981.39 963.23 -18.16 18.50 -1.9 2.0
Public administration 1,438.15 1,494.55 1,493.52 -1.03 55.37 -0.1 3.9
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,086.04 1,136.53 1,150.36 13.83 64.32 1.2 5.9
Prince Edward Island 947.15 961.39 958.72 -2.67 11.57 -0.3 1.2
Nova Scotia 988.41 1,025.35 1,007.21 -18.14 18.80 -1.8 1.9
New Brunswick 998.43 1,073.28 1,072.20 -1.08 73.77 -0.1 7.4
Quebec 1,070.75 1,112.23 1,108.87 -3.36 38.12 -0.3 3.6
Ontario 1,172.50 1,197.45 1,196.82 -0.63 24.32 -0.1 2.1
Manitoba 1,029.59 1,039.18 1,041.21 2.03 11.62 0.2 1.1
Saskatchewan 1,103.73 1,134.90 1,135.44 0.54 31.71 0.0 2.9
Alberta 1,226.88 1,247.22 1,250.65 3.43 23.77 0.3 1.9
British Columbia 1,118.59 1,164.49 1,159.34 -5.15 40.75 -0.4 3.6
Yukon 1,278.83 1,330.25 1,328.79 -1.46 49.96 -0.1 3.9
Northwest Territories 1,519.06 1,524.28 1,560.50 36.22 41.44 2.4 2.7
Nunavut 1,490.08 1,495.77 1,527.20 31.43 37.12 2.1 2.5
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Earnings data are based on gross payroll before source deductions.
Source(s):
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