Retail and wholesale trade managers

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Retail and wholesale trade managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of establishments that sell merchandise or services on a retail or wholesale basis. Retail and wholesale trade managers are employed by retail and wholesale sales establishments or they may own and operate their own store.

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Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for retail and wholesale trade managers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $27,398
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $33,272
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $41,004
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $37,190
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $34,138
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $34,582
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for retail and wholesale trade managers.

Sex Median Income
Male $40,991
Female $49,961
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (80 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for retail and wholesale trade managers.

$27,000.00
Lowest Observed
$250,000.00
Highest Observed
$37,050.00
25th Percentile
$49,255.36
Average
$43,500.00
Median
$55,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for retail and wholesale trade managers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 150
25 to 34 years 685
35 to 44 years 820
45 to 54 years 1,110
55 to 64 years 695
65 to 74 years 170
75 years and over 25
Total 3,645
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for retail and wholesale trade managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 1,015
Part Time 2,540
Total 3,555
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for retail and wholesale trade managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 2,000
Female 1,560
Total 3,560
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for retail and wholesale trade managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 2,735
Self Employed 910
Total 3,645
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for retail and wholesale trade managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 3,585
Unemployed 60
Total 3,645
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for retail and wholesale trade managers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 275
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,340
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 195
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 920
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 70
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 750
Total 3,560
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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