Other Sales Related Occupations – NOC 6623 SDG

140

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$12,267

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

85.3%

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

81.3%

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

11%

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 in SDG was 5.8%

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

35.0% of the workforce has a secondary school diploma.

25.0% of the workforce has a College, CEGEP or non-university certificate or diploma.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

36.3% of the workforce is age 45 to 64.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

30% of other sales related occupations work in the Retail sector.

30% work in the Administrative Support Services sector.

 

Employment Outlook

The employment outlook in our region for 201-2019 is fair. Employment growth will lead to several new positions. Not many positions will become available due to retirements. There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation. Bilingualism may be an asset.

Projected growth rate in Ontario: Less than or equal to 0%

More Information

What Else Do I Need to Know?

  • The number of businesses operating in the Wholesale sector has declined somewhat since 2012 while Retail has been more stable.
  • The industry is comprised primarily of small businesses. 62.0% of businesses operating in the Retail and Wholesale sector employ four people or less.
  • Employment Outlook in the Ottawa Economic Region is unavailable.
  • For more information directly from local employers about this occupation, click on Wholesale & Retail Trade Services Sector.