Early Childhood Educators and Assistants

NOC#: 42202

Number employed in the occupation:

490

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 480

(98.0%)

# of Men: 10

(2.0%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 215

Age 30 to 54: 305

Age 55 to 64: 65

Age 65 and older: 0

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 20

Secondary school diploma: 90

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 0

College certificate or diploma: 335

University diploma or degree: 15

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $16.10

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $20.97

Median income for an experienced employee: $28.63

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

37 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $25.56/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

62 Health Care and Social Assistance 330 (85.0%)
61 Educational Services 135 (27.6%)
81 Other Services 10 (2.0%)

 

Employment outlook:

Good

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