Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers

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Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers conduct research, produce reports and administer elementary, secondary and post-secondary education policies and programs. They are employed by government departments, school boards, research institutes, professional associations and educational and other organizations throughout the public and private sectors, or they may be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Adult Education Consultant
  • Adult Education Program Officer
  • Analyst, Education Policies
  • Andragogy Specialist
  • Art Co-ordinator - Education
  • Board Of Education Inspector
  • Consultant, Education Policies
  • Curriculum Consultant
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Curriculum Planner
  • Distance Education Program Co-ordinator
  • Distance Education Project Officer
  • Education Consultant
  • Education Outreach Program Co-ordinator
  • Education Policy Advisor
  • Education Policy Analyst
  • Education Policy Consultant
  • Education Policy Officer
  • Education Policy Supervisor
  • Education Program Co-ordinator
  • Education Program Officer
  • Education Program Planner
  • Education Research Officer
  • Education Researcher
  • Education Science Specialist
  • Educational And Vocational Information Specialist
  • Heritage Languages Education Consultant
  • Inspector - Education
  • Language Assessor
  • Language Assessor - Education
  • Languages Co-ordinator - Education
  • Literacy Coach
  • Mathematics Co-ordinator - Education
  • Music Co-ordinator - Education
  • Official Languages Education Officer
  • Physical Education Co-ordinator - Education
  • Program Co-ordinator - Education
  • Program Development Specialist - College
  • School Adjustment Specialist
  • School Inspector
  • School Subjects Consultant
  • Science Co-ordinator - Education
  • Special Education Consultant
  • Special Education Co-ordinator
  • Special Education Co-ordinator - Education
  • Subject Consultant - Education
  • Teaching Consultant
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Curriculum Planner
  • Education Consultant
  • Education Outreach Program Co-ordinator
  • Education Policy Officer
  • Education Policy Supervisor
  • Education Program Co-ordinator
  • Education Program Officer
  • Education Researcher
  • Special Education Co-ordinator
  • Language Assessor
  • School Inspector

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for education policy researchers, consultants and program officers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $99,980
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $96,209
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers.

Sex Median Income
Male $75,399
Female $37,821
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 (1 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for education policy researchers, consultants and program officers.

$58,000.00
Lowest Observed
$58,000.00
Highest Observed
$58,000.00
25th Percentile
$58,000.00
Average
$58,000.00
Median
$58,000.00
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 10
35 to 44 years 40
45 to 54 years 20
55 to 64 years 10
65 to 74 years 15
75 years and over 0
Total 100
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 45
Part Time 60
Total 105
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 45
Female 60
Total 100
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 95
Self Employed 10
Total 105
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 100
Unemployed 0
Total 100
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 education policy researchers, consultants and program officers. 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 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 10
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 10
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 85
Total 100
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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