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Earnings and Wages


The amount of income earned through employment can vary across jurisdictions and industries. Every month, Statistics Canada releases average weekly earnings by province and territory for selected industries. Since this data is based upon corporate information, average earnings for NWT includes individuals who work in the NWT, but live elsewhere. Limited wage data is also available from Statistics Canada's Annual Labout Force Survey and Census.

Average Weekly Earnings
Dollars
    2017
Aug

Jul

Jun

May

Apr

Mar
 
Northwest Territories
All Industries V1810725 1,398 1,396 1,397 1,338 1,419 1,396
  Goods Producing V1810726 1,905 1,969 1,949 1,775 1,945 1,856
  Services Producing V1810730 1,266 1,252 1,262 1,235 1,290 1,282
 
Canada
All Industries V1558664 971 962 975 966 971 973
  Goods Producing V1558665 1,219 1,221 1,213 1,199 1,224 1,241
  Services Producing V1558758 914 904 923 915 917 917
 

Average weekly earnings information on the Time Series Retrieval (TSR).


Downloadable Data in Excel

Table 1: Average Weekly Earnings by Selected Industries
Table 2: Employee Wage Distribution by Select Characteristic, 2016

 
 
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