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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  May
2022
April
2023r
May
2023p
April to May 2023 May 2022 to May 2023 April to May 2023 May 2022 to May 2023
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,158.91 1,195.60 1,200.75 5.15 41.84 0.4 3.6
Forestry, logging and support 1,276.50 1,421.41 1,404.10 -17.31 127.60 -1.2 10.0
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,253.97 2,325.88 2,313.83 -12.05 59.86 -0.5 2.7
Utilities 2,020.58 2,127.78 2,155.23 27.45 134.65 1.3 6.7
Construction 1,425.15 1,500.22 1,493.19 -7.03 68.04 -0.5 4.8
Manufacturing 1,255.54 1,314.25 1,319.03 4.78 63.49 0.4 5.1
Wholesale trade 1,375.42 1,424.18 1,418.88 -5.30 43.46 -0.4 3.2
Retail trade 700.17 699.67 706.85 7.18 6.68 1.0 1.0
Transportation and warehousing 1,212.84 1,250.28 1,246.16 -4.12 33.32 -0.3 2.7
Information and cultural industries 1,510.75 1,629.08 1,577.36 -51.72 66.61 -3.2 4.4
Finance and insurance 1,549.53 1,598.37 1,610.93 12.56 61.40 0.8 4.0
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,224.02 1,250.76 1,252.51 1.75 28.49 0.1 2.3
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,656.64 1,714.77 1,728.29 13.52 71.65 0.8 4.3
Management of companies and enterprises 1,528.06 1,661.50 1,618.42 -43.08 90.36 -2.6 5.9
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 964.13 1,012.82 1,016.14 3.32 52.01 0.3 5.4
Educational services 1,166.01 1,196.97 1,197.51 0.54 31.50 0.0 2.7
Health care and social assistance 1,038.26 1,035.80 1,060.62 24.82 22.36 2.4 2.2
Arts, entertainment and recreation 707.07 687.35 690.68 3.33 -16.39 0.5 -2.3
Accommodation and food services 462.47 475.13 480.99 5.86 18.52 1.2 4.0
Other services (excluding public administration) 962.70 1,011.48 1,025.08 13.60 62.38 1.3 6.5
Public administration 1,494.02 1,537.24 1,541.17 3.93 47.15 0.3 3.2
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,152.05 1,178.43 1,179.79 1.36 27.74 0.1 2.4
Prince Edward Island 959.01 1,001.76 997.86 -3.90 38.85 -0.4 4.1
Nova Scotia 1,009.54 1,061.66 1,064.63 2.97 55.09 0.3 5.5
New Brunswick 1,068.19 1,096.01 1,097.03 1.02 28.84 0.1 2.7
Quebec 1,109.14 1,136.85 1,150.74 13.89 41.60 1.2 3.8
Ontario 1,193.79 1,230.47 1,232.03 1.56 38.24 0.1 3.2
Manitoba 1,044.85 1,096.75 1,093.91 -2.84 49.06 -0.3 4.7
Saskatchewan 1,136.66 1,162.71 1,158.51 -4.20 21.85 -0.4 1.9
Alberta 1,251.66 1,288.77 1,289.46 0.69 37.80 0.1 3.0
British Columbia 1,159.89 1,203.43 1,211.65 8.22 51.76 0.7 4.5
Yukon 1,326.38 1,364.74 1,368.18 3.44 41.80 0.3 3.2
Northwest Territories 1,557.19 1,608.11 1,587.76 -20.35 30.57 -1.3 2.0
Nunavut 1,543.58 1,664.28 1,657.69 -6.59 114.11 -0.4 7.4
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Earnings data are based on gross payroll before source deductions.
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