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Salaries and Wages  

Average hourly wages of employees by selected characteristics and occupation, unadjusted data, in Ontario (monthly).​ 

 

 

October 2013

 

October 2014

 

October 2013 to October 2014

 

 

Number of employees1 (thousands)

 

Average hourly wage ($)

 

Number of employees1 (thousands)

 

Average hourly wage ($)

 

% change in hourly wage

 

15 years and over

 

5,843.0

 

24.80

 

5,933.9

 

25.11

 

1.2

 

15 to 24 years

 

836.1

 

13.37

 

877.8

 

13.62

 

1.9

 

25 to 54 years

 

4,016.3

 

26.73

 

4,055.4

 

27.22

 

1.8

 

55 years and over

 

990.6

 

26.63

 

1,000.8

 

26.65

 

0.1

 

Men

 

2,923.2

 

26.35

 

2,975.8

 

26.84

 

1.9

 

Women

 

2,919.7

 

23.25

 

2,958.1

 

23.37

 

0.5

 

Full-time

 

4,764.3

 

26.68

 

4,835.2

 

27.00

 

1.2

 

Part-time

 

1,078.6

 

16.51

 

1,098.7

 

16.79

 

1.7

 

Union coverage2

 

1,618.9

 

29.58

 

1,593.0

 

29.46

 

-0.4

 

No union coverage3

 

4,224.1

 

22.97

 

4,340.9

 

23.52

 

2.4

 

Permanent job4

 

5,144.6

 

25.57

 

5,148.1

 

26.09

 

2.0

 

Temporary job5

 

698.3

 

19.14

 

785.8

 

18.74

 

-2.1

 

Management occupations

 

393.2

 

40.00

 

384.2

 

41.60

 

4.0

 

Business, finance and administrative occupations

 

1,192.4

 

23.74

 

1,147.2

 

24.31

 

2.4

 

Natural and applied sciences and related occupations

 

466.8

 

33.98

 

479.8

 

34.96

 

2.9

 

Health occupations

 

372.8

 

29.23

 

383.3

 

28.67

 

-1.9

 

Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion

 

611.8

 

32.81

 

622.1

 

32.37

 

-1.3

 

Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport

 

149.0

 

24.96

 

147.2

 

25.69

 

2.9

 

Sales and service occupations

 

1,470.3

 

16.44

 

1,547.4

 

16.96

 

3.2

 

Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations

 

769.9

 

23.21

 

776.5

 

23.51

 

1.3

 

Occupations unique to primary industry

 

77.2

 

18.32

 

83.6

 

18.39

 

0.4

 

Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities

 

339.6

 

20.23

 

362.7

 

20.49

 

1.3