Social Workers

NOC#: 41300

Number employed in the occupation:

245

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 235

(95.9%)

# of Men: 10

(4.1%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 65

Age 30 to 54: 175

Age 55 to 64: 0

Age 65 and older: 0

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 0

Secondary school diploma: 0

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 0

College certificate or diploma: 10

University diploma or degree: 230

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $23.75

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $36.61

Median income for an experienced employee: $48.48

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

5 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $44.07/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

62 Health and Social Assistance 185 (75.5%)
91 Public Administration 25 (10.2%)
61 Educational Services 15 (6.1%)

Employment outlook:

Good

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