Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanics

NOC#: 72402

Number employed in the occupation:


Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 0


# of Men: 180


Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 60

Age 30 to 54: 85

Age 55 to 64: 25

Age 65 and older: 0

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 0

Secondary school diploma: 25

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 45

College certificate or diploma: 105

University diploma or degree: 0

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $18.11

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $35.22

Median income for an experienced employee: $50.31

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

1 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: Unavailable

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

23 Construction 165 (91.7%)
41 Wholesale Trade 10 (5.6%)

Employment outlook:


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