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

Average weekly earnings (including overtime) for all employees – Seasonally adjusted
  October
2022
September
2023r
October
2023p
September to October 2023 October 2022 to October 2023 September to October 2023 October 2022 to October 2023
  current dollarscurrent dollarscurrent dollars change in current dollarschange in current dollars % change% change
Sector aggregate1 1,174.95 1,218.07 1,222.29 4.22 47.34 0.3 4.0
Forestry, logging and support 1,328.08 1,403.49 1,431.90 28.41 103.82 2.0 7.8
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 2,282.47 2,309.95 2,328.62 18.67 46.15 0.8 2.0
Utilities 2,023.71 2,142.16 2,083.87 -58.29 60.16 -2.7 3.0
Construction 1,458.72 1,500.27 1,521.72 21.45 63.00 1.4 4.3
Manufacturing 1,257.94 1,303.55 1,306.99 3.44 49.05 0.3 3.9
Wholesale trade 1,423.21 1,442.08 1,444.79 2.71 21.58 0.2 1.5
Retail trade 695.63 713.90 706.53 -7.37 10.90 -1.0 1.6
Transportation and warehousing 1,243.10 1,255.82 1,266.83 11.01 23.73 0.9 1.9
Information and cultural industries 1,569.43 1,728.12 1,695.43 -32.69 126.00 -1.9 8.0
Finance and insurance 1,561.22 1,630.53 1,601.53 -29.00 40.31 -1.8 2.6
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,269.47 1,210.65 1,205.60 -5.05 -63.87 -0.4 -5.0
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,631.64 1,728.15 1,738.46 10.31 106.82 0.6 6.5
Management of companies and enterprises 1,553.33 1,678.92 1,730.88 51.96 177.55 3.1 11.4
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 960.51 1,028.42 1,030.24 1.82 69.73 0.2 7.3
Educational services 1,167.13 1,206.48 1,204.45 -2.03 37.32 -0.2 3.2
Health care and social assistance 1,033.58 1,087.94 1,100.20 12.26 66.62 1.1 6.4
Arts, entertainment and recreation 731.10 708.48 718.62 10.14 -12.48 1.4 -1.7
Accommodation and food services 462.02 487.09 490.46 3.37 28.44 0.7 6.2
Other services (excluding public administration) 990.55 1,038.07 1,053.37 15.30 62.82 1.5 6.3
Public administration 1,513.96 1,551.25 1,560.04 8.79 46.08 0.6 3.0
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,166.84 1,214.37 1,219.05 4.68 52.21 0.4 4.5
Prince Edward Island 987.59 1,029.83 1,035.87 6.04 48.28 0.6 4.9
Nova Scotia 1,035.26 1,082.91 1,088.45 5.54 53.19 0.5 5.1
New Brunswick 1,074.17 1,126.42 1,109.47 -16.95 35.30 -1.5 3.3
Quebec 1,124.71 1,172.62 1,178.21 5.59 53.50 0.5 4.8
Ontario 1,203.20 1,242.99 1,247.25 4.26 44.05 0.3 3.7
Manitoba 1,077.05 1,115.90 1,122.19 6.29 45.14 0.6 4.2
Saskatchewan 1,145.99 1,185.18 1,169.77 -15.41 23.78 -1.3 2.1
Alberta 1,262.73 1,290.35 1,294.78 4.43 32.05 0.3 2.5
British Columbia 1,174.29 1,238.83 1,230.54 -8.29 56.25 -0.7 4.8
Yukon 1,339.17 1,400.74 1,395.60 -5.14 56.43 -0.4 4.2
Northwest Territories 1,552.04 1,606.04 1,590.82 -15.22 38.78 -0.9 2.5
Nunavut 1,604.03 1,626.69 1,625.90 -0.79 21.87 -0.0 1.4
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Earnings data are based on gross payroll before source deductions.
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