Accounting Technicians and Bookkeepers

NOC#: 12200

Number employed in the occupation:

3035

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 2220

(73.1%)

# of Men: 820

(27.0%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 450

Age 30 to 54: 2505

Age 55 to 64: 760

Age 65 and older: 330

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 90

Secondary school diploma: 540

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 70

College certificate or diploma: 920

University diploma or degree: 1415

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $19.22

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $27.76

Median income for an experienced employee: $45.55

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

304 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $28.51/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

54 Professional, Scientific, Technical Services 1,060 (34.9%)
91 Public Administration 690 (22.7%)
23 Construction 235 (7.7%)

Employment outlook:

Very good

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.