Social and Community Service Workers

NOC#: 42201

Number employed in the occupation:

515

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 370

(71.8%)

# of Men: 140

(27.2%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 75

Age 30 to 54: 350

Age 55 to 64: 75

Age 65 and older: 10

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 0

Secondary school diploma: 60

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 10

College certificate or diploma: 305

University diploma or degree: 130

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $19.72

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $27.39

Median income for an experienced employee: $41.54

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

12 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $24.89/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

62 Health Care and Social Assistance 370 (71.8%)
91 Public Administration 65 (12.6%)
81 Other Services 25 (4.9%)

Employment outlook:

Good

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.