Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades – NOC 7204 SDG
Number of People Who Work in this Industry
Median Income of People Working in this Occupation
of People Working in this Occupation
30.8% of the workforce has a college certificate or diploma
23.1% of the workforce has an apprenticeship or trade certificate
23.1% of the workforce has a secondary school diploma
Age of the Workforce
in this Occupation
57.1% of the workforce is age 45 to 64
95% of contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades work in the construction sector.
The employment outlook in our region for 2017-2019 is fair.
Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
Several positions will become available due to retirements.
Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.
Projected growth rate in Ontario: 8.1% – 9%
What Else Do I Need to Know?
The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
Full-time workers: 94% compared to 80% for all occupations
Part-time workers: 6% compared to 20% for all occupations
68% of contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades work all year, while 32% work only part of the year, compared to 66% and 34% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 34 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.