Table 6-4
Estimates of employment, average hourly earnings and average weekly hours for salaried employees, 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 weekly earnings (including overtime), average hourly earnings (including overtime), average standard work week 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 weekly earnings (including overtime) Average hourly earnings (including overtime) Average standard work week
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
140.6A 136.2A 132.6A 1,023.25A 1,028.29A 1,040.71A 27.93A 29.04A 29.28A 36.6A 35.4A 35.5A
Goods producing industries
- 11-33N
12.4B 10.8B 10.1A 1,239.91A 1,215.58A 1,230.85A 31.32A 31.33A 31.61A 39.6A 38.8A 38.9A
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 3.4D 3.1D 2.5C 1,204.51B 1,098.19A 1,107.86B 29.66B 28.14A 28.51B 40.6A 39.0A 38.9A
Construction of buildings - 236 Note F: too unreliable to be published 0.8Note E: Use with caution 0.9D Note F: too unreliable to be published 1,025.55C 1,178.55B Note F: too unreliable to be published 27.91C 30.93B Note F: too unreliable to be published 36.7C 38.1A
Heavy and civil engineering construction
- 237
0.5C 0.4Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 1,433.53B 1,192.05C 1,343.58B 37.39B 29.68B 33.72B 38.3A 40.2A 39.8A
Specialty trade contractors - 238 2.1Note E: Use with caution 1.9D 1.2D 1,113.52C 1,108.98A 987.42B 26.95C 27.88A 25.21B 41.3A 39.8A 39.2A
Manufacturing - 31-33 7.3B 6.1B 6.0A 1,191.79A 1,207.93A 1,194.72A 30.20A 30.94A 30.40A 39.5A 39.0A 39.3A
Non-durable goods - 311N 4.6B 3.7B 3.7B 1,222.19A 1,181.88A 1,184.20A 31.19A 30.42A 30.26A 39.2A 38.9A 39.1A
Food manufacturing - 311 1.4C 1.0D 1.0D 1,213.50A 1,068.24A 1,066.96A 31.04A 26.73A 26.02A 39.1A 40.0A 41.0A
Paper manufacturing - 322 0.6D 0.5C 0.4C 1,382.94A 1,526.23B 1,531.65A 34.97A 41.02A 40.12A 39.5A 37.2A 38.2A
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
1.1B 1.1B 1.0B 1,144.73A 1,251.73A 1,237.06A 29.47A 32.64A 32.01A 38.8A 38.3A 38.6A
Durable goods - 321N 2.7B 2.4B 2.3B 1,140.42A 1,247.89A 1,211.87A 28.57A 31.75A 30.64A 39.9A 39.3A 39.6A
Wood product manufacturing - 321 0.4Note E: Use with caution 0.3D 0.3C 948.63B 1,369.01D 1,221.59C 23.08B 33.34C 30.15C 41.1A 41.1A 40.5A
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 0.2D 0.2D Note F: too unreliable to be published 1,054.11A 1,090.71B Note F: too unreliable to be published 26.78B 27.30B Note F: too unreliable to be published 39.4A 40.0A
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
0.9C 0.8B 0.8A 1,322.45A 1,367.28A 1,368.13A 32.92A 35.03A 34.63A 40.2A 39.0A 39.5A
Service producing industries
- 41-91N
128.2A 125.4A 122.5A 1,002.23A 1,012.19A 1,025.08A 27.57A 28.82A 29.07A 36.3A 35.1A 35.3A
Trade - 41-45N 15.1B 13.3B 14.0A 908.04A 950.74A 966.29A 23.14A 23.99A 24.65A 39.2A 39.6A 39.2A
Wholesale trade - 41 6.5B 6.7B 7.1B 1,094.52A 1,073.30A 1,107.86A 28.22A 27.30A 28.16A 38.8A 39.3A 39.3A
Building material and supplies
wholesaler-distributors - 416
1.0D 1.5C 1.4B 1,054.37B 931.22B 1,000.74C 26.60B 23.32B 25.14C 39.6A 39.9A 39.8A
Machinery, equipment and supplies
wholesaler-distributors - 417
2.1C 2.0C 2.1C 1,148.16B 1,279.88C 1,319.94B 30.66B 32.36C 33.44B 37.4A 39.5A 39.5A
Miscellaneous wholesaler-distributors
- 418
0.7D 0.6Note E: Use with caution 0.7Note E: Use with caution 961.74B 1,044.07D 1,089.98D 24.55B 26.07D 27.02D 39.2A 40.1A 40.3A
Retail trade - 44-45 8.6B 6.6B 6.9B 767.11A 826.86A 821.64A 19.39A 20.69A 21.03A 39.6A 40.0A 39.1A
Motor vehicle and parts dealers
- 441
Note F: too unreliable to be published 1.2D 1.2D Note F: too unreliable to be published 921.08B 889.79B Note F: too unreliable to be published 21.71B 21.65B Note F: too unreliable to be published 42.4A 41.1A
Furniture and home furnishings
stores - 442
0.5D Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 739.69C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 18.79C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 39.4A 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
0.7D 0.8D 0.8D 854.03B 853.72A 762.31B 20.34B 21.32A 19.47A 42.0A 40.0A 39.2A
Food and beverage stores - 445 2.6D 1.6D 1.2D 749.06B 841.76B 779.12B 18.06A 20.58A 19.88B 41.5A 40.9A 39.2A
Gasoline stations - 447,4471 0.2Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 0.2Note E: Use with caution 722.48C 625.79B 653.98B 19.77B 14.98B 16.26B 36.5C 41.8A 40.2A
Clothing and clothing accessories
stores - 448
0.6D 0.6D 0.5D 658.11C 756.97B 767.17B 16.89B 19.23B 19.49B 39.0A 39.4A 39.4A
Sporting goods, hobby, book and
music stores - 451
Note F: too unreliable to be published 0.1Note E: Use with caution 0.1Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 595.36C 641.05B Note F: too unreliable to be published 17.90A 19.08A Note F: too unreliable to be published 33.3B 33.6B
General merchandise stores - 452 0.6B 0.6D 0.9D 643.61D 713.27B 780.19A 20.21B 19.38B 20.41A 31.8D 36.8A 38.2A
Transportation and warehousing
- 48-49
5.9B 5.3D 4.9C 1,135.66A 939.12B 921.07A 29.05A 24.26B 23.42A 39.1A 38.7B 39.3A
Truck transportation - 484 0.6D 1.0D 0.8D 688.01B 1,122.35Note E: Use with caution 784.25A 18.26B 28.38Note E: Use with caution 19.34A 37.7B 39.5A 40.6A
Information and cultural industries
- 51
5.1B 6.6B 6.5B 1,084.99A 1,229.36A 1,247.87A 28.31A 32.10A 32.73A 38.3A 38.3A 38.1A
Broadcasting (except Internet)
- 515
0.8C 1.2B 1.2B 1,073.57B 1,137.70A 1,143.92A 29.64B 30.59A 30.88A 36.2A 37.2A 37.0A
Telecommunications - 517 2.1C 3.1C 3.0B 1,095.96A 1,349.91B 1,352.41B 27.47A 34.12B 34.59B 39.9A 39.6A 39.1A
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
8.0A 7.6B 7.7B 945.50A 1,013.13A 1,037.50A 26.30A 27.48A 27.91A 36.0A 36.9A 37.2A
Insurance carriers and related
activities - 524
3.5A 3.3B 3.4B 1,124.59A 1,006.94A 1,126.80A 30.62A 27.69A 31.01A 36.7A 36.4A 36.3A
Rental and leasing services - 532 0.4D Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 890.21B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 23.05C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 38.6B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Professional, scientific and
technical services - 54,541
6.6B 6.3B 6.7B 1,189.85A 1,152.45A 1,181.82A 31.95A 30.82A 31.09A 37.2A 37.4A 38.0A
Administrative and support,
waste management and remediation services - 56
3.8B 3.3C 3.0C 947.89B 1,012.23A 1,029.45A 24.87B 27.39A 27.38A 38.1A 37.0A 37.6A
Administrative and support services
- 561
3.5C 3.0C 2.8C 927.35B 1,016.48A 1,004.71A 24.34B 27.66A 26.85A 38.1A 36.7A 37.4A
Waste management and remediation
services - 562
0.4Note E: Use with caution 0.3D 0.2D 1,147.82B 965.36B 1,322.44C 30.05B 24.56B 33.29C 38.2A 39.3A 39.7A
Educational services - 61,611 33.8A 34.6A 33.3A 889.16A 865.34A 881.11A 26.62A 28.00A 28.52A 33.4A 30.9A 30.9A
Education special - 611N 15.8B 16.6A 17.3A 1,193.63A 1,110.16A 1,095.60A 32.80A 33.44A 33.54A 36.4A 33.2A 32.7A
Health care and social assistance
- 62
7.8C 7.3D 5.5C 842.34A 852.30A 838.80A 23.15A 22.97B 22.38A 36.4A 37.1A 37.5A
Ambulatory health care services
- 621
3.1D 3.4D 2.7D 939.82A 936.88B 912.47A 26.95B 26.26B 24.92B 34.9A 35.7A 36.6A
Hospitals - 622 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 887.97C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 24.06C Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 36.9A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Nursing and residential care
facilities - 623
Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 765.01B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 20.10B Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 38.1A Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published
Arts, entertainment and recreation
- 71
1.5B 1.5B 1.5C 979.52A 990.02A 911.07A 26.09A 26.61A 24.52A 37.5A 37.2A 37.2A
Heritage institutions - 712,7121 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
Amusement, gambling and recreation
industries - 713
0.8D 0.7C 0.6Note E: Use with caution 974.73B 929.22A 845.30B 26.25B 23.43A 21.09B 37.1B 39.7A 40.1A
Accommodation and food services
- 72
2.1B 2.5B 2.4B 692.78A 720.04A 739.24A 17.72A 18.72A 18.97A 39.1A 38.5A 39.0A
Accommodation services - 721 0.6B 0.6C 0.7B 802.66A 958.10A 875.19A 20.02A 24.33A 22.42A 40.1A 39.4A 39.0A
Food services and drinking places
- 722
1.5C 1.8C 1.8C 652.78B 634.49B 686.45A 16.85B 16.63A 17.62A 38.7A 38.1A 39.0A
Other services (except public
administration) - 81
3.2C 3.7B 3.6B 1,002.41B 982.85B 947.19B 27.02B 27.51B 26.81B 37.1A 35.7A 35.3A
Repair and maintenance - 811 0.4D 0.6Note E: Use with caution 0.6Note E: Use with caution 901.01B 978.59C 992.20D 21.53B 24.64C 26.78D 41.9A 39.7A 37.0B
Personal and laundry services
- 812
Note F: too unreliable to be published 0.4D 0.4C 826.06D 1,048.32B 926.81A 21.41D 24.46B 23.73A 38.6B 42.9B 39.1A
Grant-making, civic, and professional
and similar organizations excluding religion - 813
2.6C 2.8C 2.6C 1,034.77B 974.30B 940.82B 28.63B 28.76B 27.36B 36.1A 33.9A 34.4A
Public administration - 91 26.9A 26.3A 26.2A 1,183.85A 1,241.54A 1,218.53A 32.45A 36.47A 35.55A 36.5A 34.0A 34.3A
Federal government public administration
- 911
12.5A 12.5A 12.3A 1,335.35A 1,367.60A 1,339.96A 33.40A 39.57A 38.31A 40.0A 34.6A 35.0A
Provincial and territorial public
administration - 912
9.6A 9.7A 9.7A 1,056.16A 1,054.00A 1,057.94A 32.71A 32.62A 32.71A 32.3A 32.3A 32.3A
Local, municipal and regional
public administration - 913
4.0C 3.6C 3.5C 1,103.08B 1,380.71A 1,331.86A 30.67B 37.73A 36.40A 36.0A 36.6A 36.6A
Note(s):
Refer to survey overview