Machine fitters

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7316  ยท  Browse All Occupations

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Machine fitters fit, assemble and otherwise build heavy industrial machinery and transportation equipment, including aircraft engines. They are employed in industrial machinery and transportation equipment manufacturing industries.

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  • Agricultural Machinery Fitter
  • Aircraft Engine Assembly Fitter
  • Aircraft Engine Fitter
  • Assembly Fitter
  • Assembly Mechanic-fitter Lead Hand
  • Chemical-processing Machine Builder
  • Compressor Fitter
  • Crane Fitter
  • Farm Machinery Builder
  • Farm Machinery Fitter
  • Food-processing Machine Fitter
  • Grader Fitter
  • Heavy Equipment Fitter
  • Heavy Machinery Fitter
  • Locomotive Builder
  • Locomotive Fitter
  • Logging Machinery Fitter
  • Machine Builder
  • Machine Builder-fitter
  • Machine Fitter
  • Machine Fitter Charge Hand
  • Machine Tool Builder
  • Machine Tool Builder-integrator
  • Machine Tool Integrator
  • Machinery Manufacturing Fitter
  • Manufacturing Machinery Fitter
  • Mechanical Fitter
  • Mining Machinery Fitter
  • Production Equipment Fitter
  • Pulp And Paper Machinery Builder
  • Railway Coach Fitter
  • Ship Engine Fitter
  • Ship Machinery Fitter
  • Textile Machinery Fitter
  • Turbine Fitter
  • Aircraft Engine Fitter
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Median Income by Education

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

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 machine fitters.

Sex Median Income
Male $56,556
Female $61,290
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 Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for machine fitters

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 10
35 to 44 years 25
45 to 54 years 50
55 to 64 years 25
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 120
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 machine fitters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 25
Part Time 90
Total 115
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 machine fitters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 110
Female 10
Total 115
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 machine fitters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 125
Self Employed 0
Total 125
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 machine fitters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 120
Unemployed 0
Total 120
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 machine fitters. 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 10
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 25
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 50
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 0
Total 115
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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