Social and Community Service Workers

NOC#: 42201

Number employed in the occupation:

535

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 460

(86.0%)

# of Men: 75

(14.0%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 140

Age 30 to 54: 330

Age 55 to 64: 130

Age 65 and older: 15

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 0

Secondary school diploma: 35

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 25

College certificate or diploma: 340

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:

20 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $30.80/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

62 Health Care and Social Assistance 455 (85.0%)
91 Public Administration 45 (8.4%)
61 Educational Services 20 (3.7%)

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.