Data tables, 2016 Census

Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (691), Employment Income Statistics (3), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (7), Visible Minority (15), Work Activity During the Reference Year (4), Age (4D) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over Who Worked in 2015 and Reported Employment Income in 2015, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories and Census Metropolitan Areas, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details occupation - national occupational classification 2016 , employment income statistics , highest certificate, diploma or degree , visible minority , work activity during the reference year , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015, in private households in Halifax
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Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (691) Employment income statistics (3)
Total - Number of employment income recipientsFootnote 4 Median employment income in 2015 ($)Footnote 5 Average employment income in 2015 ($)Footnote 6
Total - Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016Footnote 7 224,380 36,808 46,542
0 Management occupations 23,735 65,774 82,190
00 Senior management occupations 2,480 101,493 164,614
001 Legislators and senior management 2,480 101,493 164,614
0011 Legislators 90 84,018 82,015
0012 Senior government managers and officials 320 97,462 107,716
0013 Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services 715 129,768 236,439
0014 Senior managers - health, education, social and community services and membership organizations 450 93,399 101,582
0015 Senior managers - trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c. 455 89,267 147,622
0016 Senior managers - construction, transportation, production and utilities 460 131,413 187,319
01-05 Specialized middle management occupations 10,060 78,311 80,874
011 Administrative services managers 2,440 75,326 80,372
0111 Financial managers 945 74,144 84,004
0112 Human resources managers 825 77,797 80,625
0113 Purchasing managers 270 76,241 82,350
0114 Other administrative services managers 400 70,716 69,936
012 Managers in financial and business services 2,290 67,340 78,610
0121 Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers 390 78,407 101,836
0122 Banking, credit and other investment managers 760 75,796 78,663
0124 Advertising, marketing and public relations managers 785 66,927 73,624
0125 Other business services managers 355 46,481 63,882
013 Managers in communication (except broadcasting) 250 79,726 75,724
0131 Telecommunication carriers managers 185 79,712 77,416
0132 Postal and courier services managers 65 80,907 70,950
021 Managers in engineering, architecture, science and information systems 1,235 86,977 90,436
0211 Engineering managers 340 96,827 97,047
0212 Architecture and science managers 155 89,234 94,622
0213 Computer and information systems managers 745 81,712 86,553
031 Managers in health care 475 85,477 85,528
0311 Managers in health care 475 85,477 85,528
041 Managers in public administration 420 92,534 90,803
0411 Government managers - health and social policy development and program administration 110 92,275 92,155
0412 Government managers - economic analysis, policy development and program administration 170 98,470 91,359
0413 Government managers - education policy development and program administration 45 83,256 80,488
0414 Other managers in public administration 100 92,221 92,964
042 Managers in education and social and community services 1,190 73,380 74,933
0421 Administrators - post-secondary education and vocational training 440 70,505 79,361
0422 School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education 385 91,509 91,706
0423 Managers in social, community and correctional services 370 43,509 52,280
043 Managers in public protection services 1,390 88,003 86,617
0431 Commissioned police officers 10 0 0
0432 Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers 20 0 0
0433 Commissioned officers of the Canadian Armed Forces 1,365 87,778 85,956
051 Managers in art, culture, recreation and sport 365 45,360 49,580
0511 Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers 105 58,785 55,121
0512 Managers - publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts 100 39,139 51,018
0513 Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors 155 41,312 44,728
06 Middle management occupations in retail and wholesale trade and customer services 8,040 43,011 59,023
060 Corporate sales managers 1,050 94,511 104,431
0601 Corporate sales managers 1,050 94,511 104,431
062 Retail and wholesale trade managers 4,770 43,689 58,676
0621 Retail and wholesale trade managers 4,775 43,689 58,676
063 Managers in food service and accommodation 1,855 31,162 37,990
0631 Restaurant and food service managers 1,540 30,819 35,732
0632 Accommodation service managers 315 34,429 49,136
065 Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c. 365 30,283 39,655
0651 Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c. 360 30,283 39,655
07-09 Middle management occupations in trades, transportation, production and utilities 3,150 61,969 80,536
071 Managers in construction and facility operation and maintenance 1,890 57,480 75,018
0711 Construction managers 845 64,024 94,550
0712 Home building and renovation managers 270 26,225 36,047
0714 Facility operation and maintenance managers 770 61,882 67,309
073 Managers in transportation 430 68,666 86,893
0731 Managers in transportation 425 68,666 86,893
081 Managers in natural resources production and fishing 85 132,813 181,587
0811 Managers in natural resources production and fishing 80 132,813 181,587
082 Managers in agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture 175 13,908 24,464
0821 Managers in agriculture 130 9,220 21,366
0822 Managers in horticulture 20 0 0
0823 Managers in aquaculture 25 0 0
091 Managers in manufacturing and utilities 580 74,541 96,746
0911 Manufacturing managers 440 69,872 81,550
0912 Utilities managers 135 94,219 144,916
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 37,740 39,614 44,900
11 Professional occupations in business and finance 8,310 50,470 64,136
111 Auditors, accountants and investment professionals 5,195 49,531 68,780
1111 Financial auditors and accountants 2,985 45,332 57,911
1112 Financial and investment analysts 560 55,655 86,979
1113 Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers 85 38,740 73,722
1114 Other financial officers 1,560 55,683 82,738
112 Human resources and business service professionals 3,115 52,141 56,388
1121 Human resources professionals 1,065 58,333 61,863
1122 Professional occupations in business management consulting 820 58,416 63,919
1123 Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations 1,235 38,965 46,654
12 Administrative and financial supervisors and administrative occupations 12,675 41,944 44,298
121 Administrative services supervisors 1,205 52,166 54,765
1211 Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers 190 49,541 53,585
1212 Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers 300 54,808 56,156
1213 Supervisors, library, correspondence and related information workers 75 22,706 33,252
1214 Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations 85 71,331 61,729
1215 Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations 560 50,325 56,195
122 Administrative and regulatory occupations 6,945 44,133 47,174
1221 Administrative officers 3,665 41,819 43,110
1222 Executive assistants 615 52,129 63,322
1223 Human resources and recruitment officers 410 51,496 55,688
1224 Property administrators 955 33,732 38,803
1225 Purchasing agents and officers 495 53,306 57,394
1226 Conference and event planners 320 38,485 38,590
1227 Court officers and justices of the peace 115 52,433 65,290
1228 Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officers 375 61,019 60,992
124 Office administrative assistants - general, legal and medical 4,055 38,227 36,579
1241 Administrative assistants 2,725 38,174 35,925
1242 Legal administrative assistants 480 41,085 42,517
1243 Medical administrative assistants 850 38,180 35,322
125 Court reporters, transcriptionists, records management technicians and statistical officers 465 38,379 41,491
1251 Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations 240 27,982 32,029
1252 Health information management occupations 60 50,168 56,857
1253 Records management technicians 75 48,533 49,046
1254 Statistical officers and related research support occupations 95 48,309 49,209
13 Finance, insurance and related business administrative occupations 2,400 43,150 48,128
131 Finance, insurance and related business administrative occupations 2,405 43,150 48,128
1311 Accounting technicians and bookkeepers 1,220 26,050 37,523
1312 Insurance adjusters and claims examiners 595 60,146 61,169
1313 Insurance underwriters 425 50,225 55,203
1314 Assessors, valuators and appraisers 140 63,582 65,366
1315 Customs, ship and other brokers 25 0 0
14 Office support occupations 10,425 32,315 32,127
141 General office workers 5,350 29,184 29,841
1411 General office support workers 3,345 33,003 32,468
1414 Receptionists 1,760 21,204 23,278
1415 Personnel clerks 195 42,002 41,246
1416 Court clerks 45 42,889 41,946
142 Office equipment operators 705 28,241 29,969
1422 Data entry clerks 680 28,199 29,798
1423 Desktop publishing operators and related occupations 20 0 0
143 Financial, insurance and related administrative support workers 3,105 39,109 39,022
1431 Accounting and related clerks 1,825 36,485 36,883
1432 Payroll administrators 750 44,088 42,152
1434 Banking, insurance and other financial clerks 415 39,166 42,253
1435 Collectors 120 43,023 41,005
145 Library, correspondence and other clerks 1,270 22,810 26,073
1451 Library assistants and clerks 400 25,794 25,545
1452 Correspondence, publication and regulatory clerks 305 42,899 46,392
1454 Survey interviewers and statistical clerks 565 8,103 15,457
15 Distribution, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations 3,935 36,741 38,089
151 Mail and message distribution occupations 1,225 38,276 36,823
1511 Mail, postal and related workers 520 36,490 35,334
1512 Letter carriers 325 57,814 52,165
1513 Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors 375 13,748 25,786
152 Supply chain logistics, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations 2,710 36,329 38,660
1521 Shippers and receivers 945 31,038 31,650
1522 Storekeepers and partspersons 465 38,261 37,081
1523 Production logistics co-ordinators 330 50,743 52,977
1524 Purchasing and inventory control workers 425 32,051 33,597
1525 Dispatchers 445 43,815 46,739
1526 Transportation route and crew schedulers 100 43,784 50,186
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 17,660 63,228 66,915
21 Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences 9,770 67,800 70,503
211 Physical science professionals 495 80,322 77,207
2111 Physicists and astronomers 35 117,869 88,293
2112 Chemists 170 63,064 64,822
2113 Geoscientists and oceanographers 205 82,320 82,078
2114 Meteorologists and climatologists 85 94,237 83,788
2115 Other professional occupations in physical sciences 10 0 0
212 Life science professionals 440 60,754 61,320
2121 Biologists and related scientists 420 60,815 61,305
2122 Forestry professionals 10 0 0
2123 Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists 10 0 0
213 Civil, mechanical, electrical and chemical engineers 2,080 78,234 83,538
2131 Civil engineers 880 75,210 80,163
2132 Mechanical engineers 570 82,297 91,244
2133 Electrical and electronics engineers 550 78,582 77,418
2134 Chemical engineers 80 82,837 107,887
214 Other engineers 1,010 81,648 88,551
2141 Industrial and manufacturing engineers 175 83,762 95,336
2142 Metallurgical and materials engineers 40 0 0
2143 Mining engineers 45 0 0
2144 Geological engineers 25 0 105,074
2145 Petroleum engineers 75 108,792 177,654
2146 Aerospace engineers 70 80,686 88,867
2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers) 300 63,537 64,414
2148 Other professional engineers, n.e.c. 270 86,514 85,781
215 Architects, urban planners and land surveyors 455 57,146 59,770
2151 Architects 190 52,024 49,586
2152 Landscape architects 20 0 0
2153 Urban and land use planners 150 60,384 67,109
2154 Land surveyors 95 58,503 67,099
216 Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries 175 62,881 75,674
2161 Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries 175 62,881 75,674
217 Computer and information systems professionals 5,115 64,002 62,542
2171 Information systems analysts and consultants 2,400 67,327 65,729
2172 Database analysts and data administrators 285 67,016 60,131
2173 Software engineers and designers 680 71,647 71,493
2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers 1,375 59,401 59,711
2175 Web designers and developers 375 39,674 38,167
22 Technical occupations related to natural and applied sciences 7,890 57,847 62,472
221 Technical occupations in physical sciences 270 45,960 45,574
2211 Chemical technologists and technicians 205 38,953 38,079
2212 Geological and mineral technologists and technicians 65 63,619 68,685
222 Technical occupations in life sciences 400 53,268 46,171
2221 Biological technologists and technicians 110 57,115 49,287
2222 Agricultural and fish products inspectors 20 0 0
2223 Forestry technologists and technicians 30 0 0
2224 Conservation and fishery officers 80 69,277 51,905
2225 Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists 160 25,991 35,021
223 Technical occupations in civil, mechanical and industrial engineering 1,110 58,222 59,485
2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians 225 46,207 42,413
2232 Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians 400 68,916 66,176
2233 Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians 145 59,548 55,409
2234 Construction estimators 335 61,181 64,479
224 Technical occupations in electronics and electrical engineering 1,965 59,036 59,465
2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians 1,015 66,760 63,333
2242 Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment) 735 49,344 50,133
2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics 35 96,072 109,311
2244 Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors 180 62,820 65,348
225 Technical occupations in architecture, drafting, surveying, geomatics and meteorology 705 52,768 50,489
2251 Architectural technologists and technicians 65 38,083 35,175
2252 Industrial designers 45 52,870 43,720
2253 Drafting technologists and technicians 360 54,562 51,136
2254 Land survey technologists and technicians 70 50,136 52,274
2255 Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology 170 53,600 56,316
226 Other technical inspectors and regulatory officers 820 62,035 67,526
2261 Non-destructive testers and inspection technicians 90 63,296 71,564
2262 Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers 125 67,038 74,858
2263 Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety 435 62,594 66,077
2264 Construction inspectors 170 55,392 63,616
227 Transportation officers and controllers 860 95,733 106,967
2271 Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors 355 117,621 123,692
2272 Air traffic controllers and related occupations 95 89,479 90,353
2273 Deck officers, water transport 290 81,432 94,658
2274 Engineer officers, water transport 100 100,046 100,448
2275 Railway traffic controllers and marine traffic regulators 25 0 0
228 Technical occupations in computer and information systems 1,760 54,573 54,683
2281 Computer network technicians 1,040 59,510 56,756
2282 User support technicians 575 47,648 50,869
2283 Information systems testing technicians 150 57,925 54,958
3 Health occupations 17,555 47,043 54,948
30 Professional occupations in nursing 4,925 67,007 60,659
301 Professional occupations in nursing 4,925 67,007 60,659
3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors 270 66,579 59,040
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses 4,660 67,050 60,751
31 Professional occupations in health (except nursing) 4,240 71,478 83,002
311 Physicians, dentists and veterinarians 1,955 81,886 110,448
3111 Specialist physicians 750 96,285 121,202
3112 General practitioners and family physicians 790 79,440 112,138
3113 Dentists 295 92,362 99,930
3114 Veterinarians 115 54,497 55,690
312 Optometrists, chiropractors and other health diagnosing and treating professionals 305 72,441 63,585
3121 Optometrists 50 26,165 38,959
3122 Chiropractors 65 32,620 40,840
3124 Allied primary health practitioners 150 96,237 86,657
3125 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating 40 24,708 43,922
313 Pharmacists, dietitians and nutritionists 1,055 66,879 64,005
3131 Pharmacists 745 80,560 69,005
3132 Dietitians and nutritionists 310 53,573 51,920
314 Therapy and assessment professionals 925 58,738 53,100
3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists 180 74,452 67,049
3142 Physiotherapists 335 58,088 52,511
3143 Occupational therapists 225 62,448 54,375
3144 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment 185 37,959 38,510
32 Technical occupations in health 4,890 43,585 43,296
321 Medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) 2,160 39,708 41,966
3211 Medical laboratory technologists 335 60,147 51,501
3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants 400 41,969 40,513
3213 Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians 265 26,023 26,225
3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists 175 57,739 53,735
3215 Medical radiation technologists 305 66,019 58,471
3216 Medical sonographers 65 61,972 63,397
3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c. 35 54,855 45,580
3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) 565 28,452 29,220
322 Technical occupations in dental health care 495 52,864 50,089
3221 Denturists 10 0 0
3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists 375 54,095 50,138
3223 Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants 105 48,365 54,025
323 Other technical occupations in health care 2,240 44,161 43,086
3231 Opticians 125 46,644 45,251
3232 Practitioners of natural healing 90 14,101 18,460
3233 Licensed practical nurses 895 47,430 42,920
3234 Paramedical occupations 450 67,787 68,090
3236 Massage therapists 475 24,341 26,917
3237 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment 205 40,091 35,900
34 Assisting occupations in support of health services 3,500 31,243 29,235
341 Assisting occupations in support of health services 3,500 31,243 29,235
3411 Dental assistants 420 33,406 33,054
3413 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates 2,655 30,643 28,656
3414 Other assisting occupations in support of health services 430 29,202 29,090
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 31,210 48,234 53,315
40 Professional occupations in education services 9,895 55,011 55,931
401 University professors and post-secondary assistants 3,550 30,604 58,092
4011 University professors and lecturers 1,930 103,213 94,909
4012 Post-secondary teaching and research assistants 1,610 6,921 13,982
402 College and other vocational instructors 1,080 47,747 50,918
4021 College and other vocational instructors 1,080 47,747 50,918
403 Secondary and elementary school teachers and educational counsellors 5,270 62,779 55,501
4031 Secondary school teachers 1,630 70,128 59,938
4032 Elementary school and kindergarten teachers 3,335 58,783 53,423
4033 Educational counsellors 305 59,907 54,504
41 Professional occupations in law and social, community and government services 6,985 59,772 66,262
411 Judges, lawyers and Quebec notaries 1,280 101,282 111,663
4111 Judges 65 305,556 268,951
4112 Lawyers and Quebec notaries 1,215 98,289 103,068
415 Social and community service professionals 2,140 53,002 53,961
4151 Psychologists 330 63,902 63,323
4152 Social workers 840 65,381 60,344
4153 Family, marriage and other related counsellors 345 42,619 43,505
4154 Professional occupations in religion 335 44,434 44,583
4155 Probation and parole officers and related occupations 80 75,267 76,490
4156 Employment counsellors 220 40,051 37,950
416 Policy and program researchers, consultants and officers 3,560 55,957 57,328
4161 Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers 425 61,447 63,640
4162 Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts 155 66,981 67,302
4163 Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants 745 51,687 55,727
4164 Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers 495 57,017 55,821
4165 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers 680 55,855 56,988
4166 Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers 410 61,252 66,401
4167 Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers 155 47,039 45,383
4168 Program officers unique to government 365 48,355 51,896
4169 Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c. 135 46,866 42,548
42 Paraprofessional occupations in legal, social, community and education services 4,745 28,453 30,726
421 Paraprofessional occupations in legal, social, community and education services 4,740 28,453 30,726
4211 Paralegal and related occupations 470 41,628 43,398
4212 Social and community service workers 1,785 38,610 37,567
4214 Early childhood educators and assistants 1,895 20,965 21,305
4215 Instructors of persons with disabilities 145 48,438 48,032
4216 Other instructors 365 12,692 22,431
4217 Other religious occupations 75 32,689 33,911
43 Occupations in front-line public protection services 5,510 75,090 73,751
431 Occupations in front-line public protection services 5,510 75,090 73,751
4311 Police officers (except commissioned) 1,010 99,388 94,888
4312 Firefighters 545 88,088 84,399
4313 Non-commissioned ranks of the Canadian Armed Forces 3,955 70,763 66,874
44 Care providers and educational, legal and public protection support occupations 4,080 18,671 23,466
441 Home care providers and educational support occupations 3,680 15,315 19,119
4411 Home child care providers 1,030 8,464 13,340
4412 Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations 1,085 21,219 23,623
4413 Elementary and secondary school teacher assistants 1,560 18,236 19,814
442 Legal and public protection support occupations 400 64,413 63,371
4421 Sheriffs and bailiffs 110 56,300 57,238
4422 Correctional service officers 195 74,041 70,830
4423 By-law enforcement and other regulatory officers, n.e.c. 95 52,881 55,556
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 7,420 15,848 27,708
51 Professional occupations in art and culture 2,615 24,032 35,327
511 Librarians, archivists, conservators and curators 260 62,731 61,879
5111 Librarians 190 65,835 68,270
5112 Conservators and curators 45 52,890 49,562
5113 Archivists 25 0 0
512 Writing, translating and related communications professionals 905 35,745 39,619
5121 Authors and writers 345 30,976 38,918
5122 Editors 205 37,143 36,249
5123 Journalists 200 46,395 45,247
5125 Translators, terminologists and interpreters 150 33,378 38,317
513 Creative and performing artists 1,445 14,562 27,851
5131 Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations 345 44,610 45,473
5132 Conductors, composers and arrangers 60 24,648 37,740
5133 Musicians and singers 515 14,815 26,124
5134 Dancers 110 9,253 11,421
5135 Actors and comedians 105 5,898 9,275
5136 Painters, sculptors and other visual artists 310 9,624 21,555
52 Technical occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 4,810 12,490 23,566
521 Technical occupations in libraries, public archives, museums and art galleries 380 27,571 25,446
5211 Library and public archive technicians 175 36,123 33,476
5212 Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries 205 11,105 18,644
522 Photographers, graphic arts technicians and technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts 840 30,201 35,839
5221 Photographers 185 14,494 26,217
5222 Film and video camera operators 135 27,349 35,272
5223 Graphic arts technicians 50 31,727 35,563
5224 Broadcast technicians 35 61,767 51,574
5225 Audio and video recording technicians 135 30,612 39,929
5226 Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts 190 39,153 44,440
5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts 115 25,035 28,216
523 Announcers and other performers, n.e.c. 155 28,606 37,154
5231 Announcers and other broadcasters 100 31,185 38,527
5232 Other performers, n.e.c. 55 13,309 34,864
524 Creative designers and craftspersons 1,255 23,923 29,517
5241 Graphic designers and illustrators 720 30,696 34,613
5242 Interior designers and interior decorators 195 26,794 34,396
5243 Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers 115 14,557 19,463
5244 Artisans and craftspersons 230 8,793 14,439
5245 Patternmakers - textile, leather and fur products 10 0 0
525 Athletes, coaches, referees and related occupations 2,165 6,299 14,030
5251 Athletes 30 0 0
5252 Coaches 165 25,273 43,890
5253 Sports officials and referees 35 0 0
5254 Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness 1,935 5,803 11,076
6 Sales and service occupations 56,395 18,471 24,716
62 Retail sales supervisors and specialized sales occupations 5,470 39,585 48,895
621 Retail sales supervisors 965 26,370 31,104
6211 Retail sales supervisors 965 26,370 31,104
622 Technical sales specialists in wholesale trade and retail and wholesale buyers 1,660 52,853 63,480
6221 Technical sales specialists - wholesale trade 1,120 64,403 76,796
6222 Retail and wholesale buyers 535 27,340 35,607
623 Insurance, real estate and financial sales occupations 2,845 39,905 46,434
6231 Insurance agents and brokers 995 42,306 50,049
6232 Real estate agents and salespersons 805 22,601 34,861
6235 Financial sales representatives 1,045 43,786 51,933
63 Service supervisors and specialized service occupations 7,175 22,447 25,527
631 Service supervisors 1,395 27,379 32,414
6311 Food service supervisors 600 20,382 21,814
6312 Executive housekeepers 65 37,372 35,158
6313 Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors 80 38,445 37,766
6314 Customer and information services supervisors 245 45,722 48,398
6315 Cleaning supervisors 140 34,373 38,125
6316 Other services supervisors 275 30,258 36,310
632 Chefs and cooks 3,470 22,407 25,048
6321 Chefs 720 33,539 33,348
6322 Cooks 2,745 20,216 22,869
633 Butchers and bakers 650 19,757 20,352
6331 Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers - retail and wholesale 145 26,107 25,728
6332 Bakers 505 17,786 18,781
634 Specialized occupations in personal and customer services 1,660 20,040 22,758
6341 Hairstylists and barbers 1,385 19,743 21,041
6342 Tailors, dressmakers, furriers and milliners 155 23,525 22,348
6343 Shoe repairers and shoemakers 15 0 0
6344 Jewellers, jewellery and watch repairers and related occupations 35 27,956 23,244
6345 Upholsterers 25 0 0
6346 Funeral directors and embalmers 45 46,932 77,712
64 Sales representatives and salespersons - wholesale and retail trade 10,555 16,882 27,147
641 Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical) 1,485 50,759 56,154
6411 Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical) 1,485 50,759 56,154
642 Retail salespersons 9,065 14,181 22,393
6421 Retail salespersons 9,070 14,181 22,393
65 Service representatives and other customer and personal services occupations 13,305 20,204 24,010
651 Occupations in food and beverage service 3,835 12,517 14,219
6511 Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostesses 330 7,782 9,364
6512 Bartenders 615 15,751 16,308
6513 Food and beverage servers 2,880 12,387 14,332
652 Occupations in travel and accommodation 1,150 29,096 32,559
6521 Travel counsellors 325 34,359 32,141
6522 Pursers and flight attendants 210 53,118 48,976
6523 Airline ticket and service agents 275 32,268 36,352
6524 Ground and water transport ticket agents, cargo service representatives and related clerks 0 0 0
6525 Hotel front desk clerks 325 15,164 19,414
653 Tourism and amusement services occupations 205 16,546 23,927
6531 Tour and travel guides 75 7,744 8,333
6532 Outdoor sport and recreational guides 20 0 0
6533 Casino occupations 115 30,588 35,445
654 Security guards and related security service occupations 2,250 25,140 28,104
6541 Security guards and related security service occupations 2,245 25,140 28,104
655 Customer and information services representatives 4,950 25,953 28,584
6551 Customer services representatives - financial institutions 1,170 28,240 28,443
6552 Other customer and information services representatives 3,785 25,443 28,628
656 Other occupations in personal service 920 13,692 19,527
6561 Image, social and other personal consultants 20 0 0
6562 Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations 580 15,620 18,914
6563 Pet groomers and animal care workers 285 10,394 18,810
6564 Other personal service occupations 35 0 0
66 Sales support occupations 7,400 10,584 13,878
661 Cashiers 4,690 9,274 11,433
6611 Cashiers 4,690 9,274 11,433
662 Other sales support and related occupations 2,715 14,630 18,109
6621 Service station attendants 180 13,487 17,286
6622 Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers 2,010 15,222 17,146
6623 Other sales related occupations 525 12,498 22,093
67 Service support and other service occupations, n.e.c. 12,490 15,288 18,781
671 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations 5,235 10,286 13,316
6711 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations 5,235 10,286 13,316
672 Support occupations in accommodation, travel and amusement services 535 9,525 16,518
6721 Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services 120 23,069 30,669
6722 Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport 410 8,274 12,242
673 Cleaners 6,105 21,587 23,517
6731 Light duty cleaners 3,270 18,033 19,006
6732 Specialized cleaners 480 24,305 24,260
6733 Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents 2,355 28,794 29,638
674 Other service support and related occupations, n.e.c. 615 17,706 20,291
6741 Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations 160 26,064 27,061
6742 Other service support occupations, n.e.c. 450 10,523 17,911
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 26,145 39,555 43,270
72 Industrial, electrical and construction trades 9,340 42,124 46,903
720 Contractors and supervisors, industrial, electrical and construction trades and related workers 855 57,961 57,203
7201 Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations 115 71,234 72,468
7202 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations 130 74,562 75,093
7203 Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades 75 74,005 93,802
7204 Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades 195 38,558 44,196
7205 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers 345 43,209 45,091
723 Machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades 1,635 54,834 55,829
7231 Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors 285 58,071 58,760
7232 Tool and die makers 10 0 0
7233 Sheet metal workers 225 49,412 48,978
7234 Boilermakers 15 0 0
7235 Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters 165 51,079 53,481
7236 Ironworkers 210 60,481 65,288
7237 Welders and related machine operators 725 54,790 54,243
724 Electrical trades and electrical power line and telecommunications workers 2,120 59,153 59,631
7241 Electricians (except industrial and power system) 1,100 49,110 53,758
7242 Industrial electricians 435 72,809 73,974
7243 Power system electricians 15 0 0
7244 Electrical power line and cable workers 90 106,462 100,315
7245 Telecommunications line and cable workers 175 42,418 45,427
7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers 300 66,140 57,772
7247 Cable television service and maintenance technicians 10 0 0
725 Plumbers, pipefitters and gas fitters 910 52,315 54,993
7251 Plumbers 460 49,764 50,386
7252 Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers 380 57,125 60,875
7253 Gas fitters 75 55,311 53,365
727 Carpenters and cabinetmakers 2,075 31,298 32,492
7271 Carpenters 1,960 31,279 32,601
7272 Cabinetmakers 120 31,342 30,651
728 Masonry and plastering trades 550 30,938 31,498
7281 Bricklayers 175 33,450 34,668
7282 Concrete finishers 60 31,929 33,561
7283 Tilesetters 115 32,850 30,897
7284 Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers 195 22,664 28,383
729 Other construction trades 1,195 27,221 30,634
7291 Roofers and shinglers 225 31,061 35,201
7292 Glaziers 55 33,434 29,745
7293 Insulators 180 39,188 42,586
7294 Painters and decorators (except interior decorators) 500 22,069 26,687
7295 Floor covering installers 235 22,598 26,021
73 Maintenance and equipment operation trades 4,905 54,973 56,671
730 Contractors and supervisors, maintenance trades and heavy equipment and transport operators 570 63,431 65,256
7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades 190 64,119 71,221
7302 Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews 275 60,735 60,924
7303 Supervisors, printing and related occupations 0 0 0
7304 Supervisors, railway transport operations 15 0 0
7305 Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators 80 72,002 68,813
731 Machinery and transportation equipment mechanics (except motor vehicles) 1,550 64,474 64,746
7311 Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics 400 60,049 63,430
7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics 200 69,262 67,451
7313 Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics 295 52,622 53,279
7314 Railway carmen/women 15 0 0
7315 Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors 540 67,871 70,234
7316 Machine fitters 25 0 50,690
7318 Elevator constructors and mechanics 65 91,677 81,141
732 Automotive service technicians 1,675 45,468 46,868
7321 Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers 1,400 45,887 46,277
7322 Motor vehicle body repairers 280 43,929 49,832
733 Other mechanics and related repairers 430 47,554 47,729
7331 Oil and solid fuel heating mechanics 165 49,913 49,435
7332 Appliance servicers and repairers 80 51,247 47,659
7333 Electrical mechanics 50 49,841 56,092
7334 Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanics 80 46,710 48,247
7335 Other small engine and small equipment repairers 60 36,074 35,429
736 Train crew operating occupations 25 0 0
7361 Railway and yard locomotive engineers 30 0 0
7362 Railway conductors and brakemen/women 0 0 0
737 Crane operators, drillers and blasters 220 69,592 71,819
7371 Crane operators 205 70,580 75,462
7372 Drillers and blasters - surface mining, quarrying and construction 15 0 0
7373 Water well drillers 0 0 0
738 Printing press operators and other trades and related occupations, n.e.c. 425 52,245 53,198
7381 Printing press operators 220 47,752 47,588
7384 Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c. 200 66,123 59,343
74 Other installers, repairers and servicers and material handlers 2,770 29,719 33,247
744 Other installers, repairers and servicers 750 33,013 34,412
7441 Residential and commercial installers and servicers 470 29,878 31,201
7442 Waterworks and gas maintenance workers 45 32,371 35,877
7444 Pest controllers and fumigators 45 52,088 51,340
7445 Other repairers and servicers 190 36,462 38,029
745 Longshore workers and material handlers 2,015 27,979 32,814
7451 Longshore workers 265 59,637 68,543
7452 Material handlers 1,750 25,615 27,409
75 Transport and heavy equipment operation and related maintenance occupations 6,710 35,429 37,003
751 Motor vehicle and transit drivers 5,205 32,666 35,342
7511 Transport truck drivers 2,240 44,371 44,982
7512 Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators 1,070 43,961 40,363
7513 Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs 1,010 10,217 12,937
7514 Delivery and courier service drivers 885 25,736 30,337
752 Heavy equipment operators 895 44,509 42,931
7521 Heavy equipment operators (except crane) 580 46,858 45,356
7522 Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers 315 42,109 38,471
753 Other transport equipment operators and related maintenance workers 610 43,699 42,440
7531 Railway yard and track maintenance workers 0 0 0
7532 Water transport deck and engine room crew 175 64,831 63,384
7533 Boat and cable ferry operators and related occupations 30 0 65,073
7534 Air transport ramp attendants 190 24,713 32,299
7535 Other automotive mechanical installers and servicers 210 25,112 29,950
76 Trades helpers, construction labourers and related occupations 2,430 25,273 30,969
761 Trades helpers and labourers 2,155 24,801 30,485
7611 Construction trades helpers and labourers 2,075 24,764 29,585
7612 Other trades helpers and labourers 75 26,658 54,482
762 Public works and other labourers, n.e.c. 275 30,614 34,753
7621 Public works and maintenance labourers 260 29,366 34,989
7622 Railway and motor transport labourers 15 0 0
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 2,685 20,592 38,080
82 Supervisors and technical occupations in natural resources, agriculture and related production 980 40,572 67,070
821 Supervisors, logging and forestry 10 0 0
8211 Supervisors, logging and forestry 10 0 0
822 Contractors and supervisors, mining, oil and gas 110 130,039 171,704
8221 Supervisors, mining and quarrying 10 0 0
8222 Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services 95 145,048 182,676
823 Underground miners, oil and gas drillers and related occupations 95 104,484 122,851
8231 Underground production and development miners 15 0 0
8232 Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers 80 77,762 122,845
824 Logging machinery operators 20 0 0
8241 Logging machinery operators 20 0 0
825 Contractors and supervisors, agriculture, horticulture and related operations and services 220 23,247 39,281
8252 Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers 15 0 0
8255 Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services 210 22,640 38,718
826 Fishing vessel masters and fishermen/women 530 36,550 49,445
8261 Fishing masters and officers 70 64,415 86,165
8262 Fishermen/women 460 34,694 43,737
84 Workers in natural resources, agriculture and related production 435 12,602 23,143
841 Mine service workers and operators in oil and gas drilling 50 45,242 59,195
8411 Underground mine service and support workers 15 0 0
8412 Oil and gas well drilling and related workers and services operators 35 0 0
842 Logging and forestry workers 60 10,406 19,427
8421 Chain saw and skidder operators 40 0 0
8422 Silviculture and forestry workers 20 0 0
843 Agriculture and horticulture workers 245 10,822 15,080
8431 General farm workers 210 10,794 14,522
8432 Nursery and greenhouse workers 35 0 0
844 Other workers in fishing and trapping and hunting occupations 80 17,482 29,081
8441 Fishing vessel deckhands 80 17,482 29,081
8442 Trappers and hunters 0 0 0
86 Harvesting, landscaping and natural resources labourers 1,270 12,758 20,816
861 Harvesting, landscaping and natural resources labourers 1,270 12,758 20,816
8611 Harvesting labourers 15 0 0
8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers 1,100 12,712 20,456
8613 Aquaculture and marine harvest labourers 45 23,724 23,200
8614 Mine labourers 10 0 0
8615 Oil and gas drilling, servicing and related labourers 35 39,350 48,068
8616 Logging and forestry labourers 75 8,188 14,210
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 3,835 34,175 40,289
92 Processing, manufacturing and utilities supervisors and central control operators 950 60,907 66,062
921 Supervisors, processing and manufacturing occupations 270 63,612 67,792
9211 Supervisors, mineral and metal processing 30 60,144 66,846
9212 Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities 85 79,433 84,241
9213 Supervisors, food and beverage processing 65 63,625 55,613
9214 Supervisors, plastic and rubber products manufacturing 45 54,012 63,454
9215 Supervisors, forest products processing 35 69,695 66,241
9217 Supervisors, textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturing 10 0 0
922 Supervisors, assembly and fabrication 100 64,045 68,298
9221 Supervisors, motor vehicle assembling 0 0 0
9222 Supervisors, electronics manufacturing 30 0 0
9223 Supervisors, electrical products manufacturing 10 0 0
9224 Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing 0 0 0
9226 Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing 40 94,186 91,871
9227 Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly 15 0 0
923 Central control and process operators in processing and manufacturing 75 46,111 62,760
9231 Central control and process operators, mineral and metal processing 10 0 0
9232 Central control and process operators, petroleum, gas and chemical processing 55 45,451 70,397
9235 Pulping, papermaking and coating control operators 15 0 0
924 Utilities equipment operators and controllers 505 61,239 65,186
9241 Power engineers and power systems operators 365 68,248 73,169
9243 Water and waste treatment plant operators 140 46,602 44,002
94 Processing and manufacturing machine operators and related production workers 1,065 31,578 34,333
941 Machine operators and related workers in mineral and metal products processing and manufacturing 160 46,190 41,400
9411 Machine operators, mineral and metal processing 15 0 0
9412 Foundry workers 0 0 0
9413 Glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters 0 0 0
9414 Concrete, clay and stone forming operators 55 47,996 44,122
9415 Inspectors and testers, mineral and metal processing 10 0 0
9416 Metalworking and forging machine operators 40 39,890 36,857
9417 Machining tool operators 10 0 0
9418 Other metal products machine operators 20 0 0
942 Machine operators and related workers in chemical, plastic and rubber processing 135 28,986 30,826
9421 Chemical plant machine operators 25 0 0
9422 Plastics processing machine operators 65 33,004 31,133
9423 Rubber processing machine operators and related workers 50 24,774 31,868
943 Machine operators and related workers in pulp and paper production and wood processing and manufacturing 110 42,160 40,606
9431 Sawmill machine operators 10 0 0
9432 Pulp mill machine operators 10 0 0
9433 Papermaking and finishing machine operators 20 0 0
9434 Other wood processing machine operators 25 0 0
9435 Paper converting machine operators 40 54,980 44,733
9436 Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and graders 0 0 0
9437 Woodworking machine operators 15 0 0
944 Machine operators and related workers in textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturing 105 18,340 18,876
9441 Textile fibre and yarn, hide and pelt processing machine operators and workers 15 0 0
9442 Weavers, knitters and other fabric making occupations 10 0 0
9445 Fabric, fur and leather cutters 0 0 0
9446 Industrial sewing machine operators 75 13,597 18,543
9447 Inspectors and graders, textile, fabric, fur and leather products manufacturing 0 0 0
946 Machine operators and related workers in food, beverage and associated products processing 360 26,380 31,112
9461 Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing 210 36,075 38,261
9462 Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers 10 0 0
9463 Fish and seafood plant workers 130 16,913 19,642
9465 Testers and graders, food and beverage processing 15 0 0
947 Printing equipment operators and related occupations 195 32,309 41,976
9471 Plateless printing equipment operators 80 36,439 55,979
9472 Camera, platemaking and other prepress occupations 55 36,635 37,753
9473 Binding and finishing machine operators 10 0 0
9474 Photographic and film processors 50 22,552 24,256
95 Assemblers in manufacturing 870 35,846 39,553
952 Mechanical, electrical and electronics assemblers 385 36,994 38,984
9521 Aircraft assemblers and aircraft assembly inspectors 15 0 0
9522 Motor vehicle assemblers, inspectors and testers 15 0 0
9523 Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testers 245 36,993 36,540
9524 Assemblers and inspectors, electrical appliance, apparatus and equipment manufacturing 55 28,502 36,002
9525 Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformers 15 0 0
9526 Mechanical assemblers and inspectors 35 0 51,754
9527 Machine operators and inspectors, electrical apparatus manufacturing 0 0 0
953 Other assembly and related occupations 485 35,352 40,006
9531 Boat assemblers and inspectors 110 68,695 57,166
9532 Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors 20 0 0
9533 Other wood products assemblers and inspectors 65 27,303 27,077
9534 Furniture finishers and refinishers 35 39,506 43,018
9535 Plastic products assemblers, finishers and inspectors 50 36,676 34,799
9536 Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operators 100 49,107 49,323
9537 Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors 110 19,578 26,607
96 Labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities 950 16,042 21,912
961 Labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities 950 16,042 21,912
9611 Labourers in mineral and metal processing 25 0 0
9612 Labourers in metal fabrication 75 24,016 31,848
9613 Labourers in chemical products processing and utilities 30 0 0
9614 Labourers in wood, pulp and paper processing 75 28,829 29,412
9615 Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing 40 29,567 31,441
9616 Labourers in textile processing 10 0 0
9617 Labourers in food and beverage processing 185 10,412 17,636
9618 Labourers in fish and seafood processing 190 12,200 13,349
9619 Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities 325 17,985 22,522

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

For more information on the Visible minority variable, including information on its classification, the questions from which it is derived, data quality and its comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Visible Minority and Population Group Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 2

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Highest certificate, diploma or degree,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 3

Refers to the number of weeks in which a person aged 15 years and over worked for pay or in self-employment in 2015 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week). Full year is 49 weeks or over. Part year is less than 49 weeks.

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Footnote 4

Employment income - All income received as wages, salaries and commissions from paid employment and net self-employment income from farm or non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice during the reference period. For the 2016 Census, the reference period is the calendar year 2015 for all income variables.

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Footnote 5

Median income - The median income of a specified group is the amount that divides the income distribution of that group into two halves, i.e., the incomes of half of the units in that group are below the median, while those of the other half are above the median. Median incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).

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Footnote 6

Average income - Average income of a specified group is calculated by dividing the aggregate income of that group by the number of units in that group. Average incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).

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Footnote 7

Refers to the kind of work performed by persons aged 15 years and over as determined by their kind of work and the description of the main activities in their job. The occupation data are produced according to the NOC 2016.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016356.

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