Registered Nurses and Registered Psychiatric Nurses

NOC#: 31301

Number employed in the occupation:

670

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 640

(95.5%)

# of Men: 35

(5.2%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 95

Age 30 to 54: 420

Age 55 to 64: 135

Age 65 and older: 15

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 0

Secondary school diploma: 15

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 0

College certificate or diploma: 295

University diploma or degree: 360

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $27.28

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $38.91

Median income for an experienced employee: $49.70

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

44 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $51.85/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

62 Health Care and Social Assistance 630 (94.0%)
54 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 10 (1.5%)
56 Administrative Support, Waste Management, Remediation Services 10 (1.5%)
61 Educational Services 10 (1.5%)
81 Other Services 10 (1.5%)
91 Public Administration 10 (1.5%)

Employment outlook:

Very good

  • 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.