Bricklayers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7281  ·  Browse All Occupations

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Bricklayers lay bricks, concrete blocks, stone and other similar materials to construct or repair walls, arches, chimneys, fireplaces and other structures in accordance with blueprints and specifications. They are employed by construction companies and bricklaying contractors or they may be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Apprentice Bricklayer
  • Apprentice Brickmason
  • Apprentice Mason
  • Artificial Stone Mason
  • Artificial Stone Setter
  • Brick And Stone Mason
  • Brick Chimney Builder
  • Brick Setter
  • Bricklayer
  • Brickmason
  • Chimney Bricklayer
  • Chimney Repair Bricklayer
  • Chimney Repair Stonemason
  • Cinder Block Mason
  • Cinder Block Setter
  • Concrete Block Setter
  • Fire Brick Layer
  • Fire Brick Liner Repairer
  • Fireplace Brickmason
  • Furnace Lining Bricklayer
  • Industrial Furnace Bricklayer
  • Industrial Furnace Brickmason
  • Industrial Oven Brickmason
  • Journeyman/woman Bricklayer
  • Journeyman/woman Brickmason
  • Journeyman/woman Mason
  • Journeyman/woman Stonemason
  • Kiln Repair Bricklayer
  • Ladle Repair Bricklayer
  • Maintenance Bricklayer
  • Masonry Silo Erector
  • Permastone Installer
  • Permastone Mason
  • Refractory Brick Repairer-mason
  • Refractory Bricklayer
  • Refractory Builder
  • Refractory Mason
  • Residential Construction Bricklayer
  • Restoration Stonemason
  • Simulated Stone Mason
  • Simulated Stone Setter
  • Smokestack Bricklayer
  • Stone Setter
  • Stonecutter
  • Stonemason
  • Terra Cotta Mason
  • Apprentice Bricklayer
  • Bricklayer
  • Brickmason
  • Refractory Bricklayer
  • Stonecutter
  • Stonemason
  • Apprentice Brickmason
  • Apprentice Mason
  • Masonry
  • Mason
  • Brick Labourers

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for bricklayers.

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 N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
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 bricklayers.

Sex Median Income
Male $34,307
Female $34,461
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 (14 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for bricklayers.

$35,100.00
Lowest Observed
$62,400.00
Highest Observed
$35,100.00
25th Percentile
$43,317.86
Average
$39,000.00
Median
$48,750.00
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 bricklayers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 25
25 to 34 years 50
35 to 44 years 45
45 to 54 years 90
55 to 64 years 30
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 235
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 bricklayers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 165
Part Time 50
Total 215
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 bricklayers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 215
Female 0
Total 215
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 bricklayers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 185
Self Employed 50
Total 235
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 bricklayers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 220
Unemployed 15
Total 235
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 bricklayers. 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 45
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 75
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 55
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 35
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 10
Total 215
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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