Contractors and Supervisors, Heavy Equipment Operator Crews – NOC 7302 SDG

200

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$66,929

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

71.9%

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

94.9%

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

5.5%

Unemployment Rate
Percentage of people not currently working as compared to the total number of people in the occupation as of the week of
May 1 to May 7 2016

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

40.0% of the workforce has a secondary school diploma.

22.9% of the workforce has a College, CEGEP or non-university certificate or diploma.

20.0% of the workforce has an apprenticeship or trade certificate.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

52.5% of the workforce is age 45 to 64.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

74% of contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operators work in the Construction sector.

Employment Outlook

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.

Projected growth rate in Ontario: 8.1%-9%

More Information

What Else Do I Need to Know?

  • The number of businesses operating in the Construction sector has grown since 2012 with a net of 33 businesses created between June 2013 and June 2014.
  • The sector locally is comprised of small businesses. 73.1% of businesses operating in the Construction sector employ four people or less.
  • Employment Outlook for Contractors and Supervisors, Heavy Equipment Operator Crews in the Ottawa Economic Region has not been assessed.
  • For more information directly from local employers about this occupation, click on Construction & Utilities Services Sector.