Contractors and Supervisors, Electrical Trades and Telecommunications Occupations – NOC 7202 SDG

60

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$87,745

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

17%

Chance this Occupation Will Be Impacted by Technology in the Next Decade

93.9%

Participation Rate
Percentage of the number of people currently working in the occupation as compared to the total number of people within the occupation as of the week of
May 1 to May 7 2016

3.6%

Unemployment Rate
Percentage of people looking for work as compared to the total number of people in the occupation as of the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016, when the unemployment rate was 7.8% in SDG and 5.3% in PR.

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

36.4% of the workforce has a College, CEGEP or non-university certificate or diploma.

45.5% of the workforce has an apprenticeship or trade certificate.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

66.7% of the workforce is age 45 to 64.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

25% of contractors and supervisors, electrical and telecommunication occupations work in each of the following sectors: Manufacturing; Retail; Information and Cultural Services; and Public Administration sectors.

Employment Outlook

An employment outlook has not been assigned to this occupation in this region.

Projected growth rate in Ontario: 19.1%-20%

More Information

What Else Do I Need to Know?

  • The number of businesses operating in the Construction & Utilities sector has grown since 2012 with a net of 34 businesses created between June 2013 and June 2014.
  • The sector locally is comprised of small businesses. 81.5% of businesses operating in the Construction & Utilities sector employ 4 people or less.
  • The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
  • For more information directly from local employers about this occupation, click on Construction & Utilities Services Sector.