Table 5-4
Estimates of employment, average hourly earnings and average weekly hours for employees paid by the hour, by industry — Nova Scotia

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Nova Scotia


Table summary
This table displays the results of nova scotia. The information is grouped by industry - naics (appearing as row headers), employment, average hourly earnings, average weekly hours (including overtime), including overtime, excluding overtime and apr.  2011, calculated using apr.  2011, mar.  2012, apr.  2012, in thousands, current dollars and hours units of measure (appearing as column headers).

Industry - NAICS Employment Average hourly earnings Average weekly hours (including overtime)
including overtime excluding overtime
Apr.  2011 Mar.  2012Note r: revised Apr.  2012Note p: preliminary Apr.  2011 Mar.  2012Note r: revised Apr.  2012Note p: preliminary Apr.  2011 Mar.  2012Note r: revised Apr.  2012Note p: preliminary Apr.  2011 Mar.  2012Note r: revised Apr.  2012Note p: preliminary
  in thousands current dollars hours
Industrial aggregate excluding
unclassified businesses - 11-91N
221.6A 220.1A 223.2A 19.55A 20.26A 20.41A 19.17A 19.73A 19.92A 29.8A 29.7A 30.4A
Goods producing industries
- 11-33N
40.8A 39.6A 40.4A 22.33A 22.60A 22.87A 21.73A 21.87A 22.29A 36.5A 36.4A 37.2A
Mining and quarrying (except
oil and gas) - 212
Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
Construction - 23 15.7A 15.5A 16.2A 22.12A 23.77A 24.34A 21.81A 22.86A 23.80A 36.9A 36.1A 37.1A
Construction of buildings - 236 Note F: too unreliable to be published 3.7B 3.6B Note F: too unreliable to be published 23.37B 23.62A Note F: too unreliable to be published 21.37A 23.37A Note F: too unreliable to be published 34.6A 33.5A
Heavy and civil engineering construction
- 237
2.1A 2.4B 2.7B 29.38A 25.32A 24.20A 28.18A 24.92A 23.80A 37.2A 41.8A 45.2B
Specialty trade contractors - 238 9.8B 9.4B 10.0A 21.18A 23.46A 24.63A 21.03A 22.82A 23.95A 38.1A 35.3A 36.2A
Manufacturing - 31-33 21.4A 21.2A 21.2A 20.95A 20.58A 20.67A 20.46A 20.19A 20.24A 36.0A 36.1A 36.9A
Non-durable goods - 311N 13.1A 13.3A 13.3A 20.03A 19.82A 19.74A 19.50A 19.52A 19.37A 34.9A 35.2A 36.3A
Food manufacturing - 311 6.0A 5.7A 5.9A 18.72A 17.02A 17.52A 18.13A 16.81A 17.26A 30.8B 31.8A 35.0B
Paper manufacturing - 322 1.4B 0.8B 0.7B 24.39A 24.94A 29.10B 23.16A 23.98A 28.26B 39.6A 39.8A 39.7A
Printing and related support
activities - 323,3231
Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Plastics and rubber products
manufacturing - 326
3.8A 4.3A 3.7A 21.25A 21.61A 21.44A 20.92A 21.37A 20.98A 39.5A 37.7A 39.2A
Durable goods - 321N 8.3A 7.9A 8.0A 22.27A 21.77A 22.15A 21.81A 21.27A 21.62A 37.7A 37.7A 37.9A
Wood product manufacturing - 321 1.7B 1.4A 1.5A 20.81B 18.58B 19.13A 20.47B 18.45A 18.68A 36.2A 37.4A 39.4A
Non-metallic mineral product
manufacturing - 327
Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Fabricated metal product manufacturing
- 332
Note F: too unreliable to be published 1.4A 1.4A Note F: too unreliable to be published 22.30A 22.29A Note F: too unreliable to be published 22.04A 21.99A Note F: too unreliable to be published 37.3A 37.2A
Machinery manufacturing - 333 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Transportation equipment manufacturing
- 336
2.7B 2.7A 2.5A 24.18A 23.90A 25.64A 23.20A 23.17A 24.89A 40.5A 38.8A 37.8A
Service producing industries
- 41-91N
180.8A 180.5A 182.8A 18.74A 19.60A 19.71A 18.45A 19.14A 19.27A 28.3A 28.3A 28.9A
Trade - 41-45N 49.7A 50.6A 50.0A 14.98A 16.17A 15.88A 14.87A 16.05A 15.78A 28.4A 28.2A 29.1A
Wholesale trade - 41 7.0B 6.9B 6.8B 18.59A 18.90A 18.80A 18.29A 18.52A 18.46A 35.8A 36.2A 35.7A
Building material and supplies
wholesaler-distributors - 416
1.1D 0.6D 0.7D 21.62C 18.42B 18.84B 21.53C 18.21B 18.25B 35.4A 35.2B 33.3B
Machinery, equipment and supplies
wholesaler-distributors - 417
1.2D 1.6C 1.5D 24.22B 22.86A 23.57A 23.95B 22.13A 22.88A 35.7A 38.9A 39.0A
Miscellaneous wholesaler-distributors
- 418
0.7C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 15.48C 17.12C 15.29B 15.33C 16.80C 15.07A 32.1B 34.8B 39.1C
Retail trade - 44-45 42.7A 43.8A 43.3A 14.20A 15.60A 15.30A 14.15A 15.55A 15.26A 27.2A 27.0A 28.1A
Motor vehicle and parts dealers
- 441
Note F: too unreliable to be published 3.3C 3.4B Note F: too unreliable to be published 19.33C 19.52B Note F: too unreliable to be published 19.28C 19.51B Note F: too unreliable to be published 34.9C 36.6B
Furniture and home furnishings
stores - 442
0.8C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 12.84B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 12.84B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 26.7C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Electronics and appliance stores
- 443,4431
Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Building material and garden
equipment and supplies dealers - 444
2.9B 2.9A 3.2A 15.20B 16.05B 15.89B 15.16B 16.00B 15.81B 30.0B 36.7A 38.8B
Food and beverage stores - 445 15.2A 15.2A 15.3A 12.92A 14.23A 13.74A 12.85A 14.21A 13.71A 27.1A 26.0A 27.5A
Gasoline stations - 447,4471 2.1A 2.1A 2.1A 13.64A 13.31B 13.78B 13.54A 13.27B 13.76B 29.1A 24.9C 27.7C
Clothing and clothing accessories
stores - 448
3.9A 4.0A 3.5C 12.22A 13.63A 14.26A 12.19A 13.60A 14.25A 20.1B 22.8A 22.8A
Sporting goods, hobby, book and
music stores - 451
Note F: too unreliable to be published 1.5A 1.4B Note F: too unreliable to be published 14.36A 13.87A Note F: too unreliable to be published 14.29A 13.84A Note F: too unreliable to be published 23.7B 22.3B
General merchandise stores - 452 6.2A 5.7A 5.6A 13.56A 13.07A 12.62A 13.51A 13.03A 12.57A 25.0A 23.8A 25.4A
Transportation and warehousing
- 48-49
6.6B 7.6D 7.8C 21.01A 23.55B 25.16B 20.67A 23.26B 24.93B 33.4A 37.2C 36.0B
Truck transportation - 484 1.7D 2.0D 1.6D 20.14A 20.73B 21.76D 19.78A 19.65B 21.27D 34.4A 34.0C 36.6B
Information and cultural industries
- 51
3.3B 2.2D 2.4C 20.95A 23.61B 25.00B 20.76B 23.25B 24.67B 27.6B 33.2B 30.0B
Broadcasting (except Internet)
- 515
0.4Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 21.69D 16.27B 24.96C 21.35D 15.67B 24.64C 23.8D 37.3D 32.1C
Telecommunications - 517 1.9C Note F: too unreliable to be published 1.0Note E: Use with caution 21.36B 25.96C 28.15B 21.19B 25.53C 27.72B 31.2B 40.7C 37.6B
Other information services - 519,5191 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Credit intermediation and related
activities - 522
3.3C 3.6C 3.6C 20.33A 21.04B 21.54B 20.27A 21.04B 21.54B 28.4A 27.6A 27.1A
Insurance carriers and related
activities - 524
0.4D 0.7D 0.7D 19.52B 21.61B 21.70B 19.52B 21.57B 21.71B 30.7A 32.5A 31.2A
Rental and leasing services - 532 1.0B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 16.46B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 16.40B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 31.3B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Professional, scientific and
technical services - 54,541
4.4C 4.7B 4.3C 23.45A 25.13A 25.59A 23.25A 24.81A 25.24A 33.2A 32.1A 33.3A
Administrative and support,
waste management and remediation services - 56
15.7A 14.1A 14.7A 16.09A 16.74A 16.23A 15.94A 16.58A 16.09A 30.2A 29.6A 30.8A
Administrative and support services
- 561
14.8A 13.0A 13.6A 15.80A 16.47A 15.96A 15.66A 16.36A 15.85A 29.7A 28.8A 30.0A
Waste management and remediation
services - 562
0.9C 1.0B 1.1A 19.76B 19.21A 18.68A 19.58B 18.64A 18.30A 38.2A 39.2A 40.5B
Educational services - 61,611 1.0B 1.3C 1.2Note E: Use with caution 18.75A 21.58A 20.95A 18.75A 21.58A 20.95A 18.2B 24.6D 21.8C
Education special - 611N 17.7A 17.9A 15.8A 20.14B 22.21A 22.42A 20.11B 22.13A 22.32A 30.6A 28.8A 28.9A
Health care and social assistance
- 62
47.6A 49.0A 50.2A 24.10A 24.57A 24.82A 23.94A 24.38A 24.66A 30.0A 29.5A 30.5A
Ambulatory health care services
- 621
9.8B 10.0B 10.8B 22.38A 25.59B 27.52B 22.24A 25.17B 27.41B 28.7A 26.4B 27.2B
Hospitals - 622 18.6A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 29.80A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 29.56A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 30.7A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Nursing and residential care
facilities - 623
15.0A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 19.89B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 19.79B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 30.7B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Arts, entertainment and recreation
- 71
3.2A 2.9B 3.2B 15.26B 13.63A 14.35A 15.19B 13.61A 14.31A 22.4B 22.3B 21.7B
Amusement, gambling and recreation
industries - 713
2.6A 2.6C 2.8B 14.99B 13.21A 13.96A 14.91B 13.19A 13.92B 23.0B 22.2B 22.0B
Accommodation and food services
- 72
24.7A 23.6A 24.3A 12.18A 12.81A 13.18A 12.16A 12.77A 13.14A 23.9A 23.9A 24.9A
Accommodation services - 721 3.7A 3.6A 3.8A 14.25B 13.57A 14.24B 14.20B 13.53A 14.17B 29.4A 26.8A 27.2A
Food services and drinking places
- 722
20.9A 20.0A 20.4A 11.71A 12.65A 12.96A 11.70A 12.61A 12.93A 22.9A 23.4A 24.5A
Other services (except public
administration) - 81
7.2B 7.1B 7.3A 19.14A 18.24A 17.73B 18.97A 17.83A 17.26B 27.9A 28.5A 29.2A
Repair and maintenance - 811 2.8B 2.5B 2.6B 19.84A 20.49B 19.58B 19.57A 19.77B 18.68C 32.7B 36.3B 38.2A
Personal and laundry services
- 812
1.5Note E: Use with caution 1.9B 2.1B 14.93A 15.04A 14.57B 14.91A 15.04A 14.56B 24.3C 25.0B 23.9A
Grant-making, civic, and professional
and similar organizations excluding religion - 813
2.9C 2.7C 2.5C 20.34B 17.37B 17.40B 20.24C 17.34B 17.39B 25.1B 23.7B 24.4B
Public administration - 91 8.2B 8.9A 8.7A 27.01B 25.84A 26.08A 22.85B 18.07A 18.19A 23.4A 22.2A 22.4A
Local, municipal and regional
public administration - 913
4.8C 5.3B 5.3B 24.35B 22.50A 23.19A 24.16B 22.37A 23.00A 27.2A 24.6A 24.6A
Note(s):
Refer to survey overview