Harvesting labourers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 8611  ·  Browse All Occupations

Harvesting labourers assist other farm workers to harvest, sort and pack crops.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Apple Picker
  • Berry Picker
  • Crop Farm Labourer - Harvesting
  • Cucumber Picker
  • Field-grown Crop Farm Labourer - Harvesting
  • Fruit Harvest Worker
  • Fruit Harvester
  • Fruit Harvesting Labourer
  • Fruit Or Vegetable Picker
  • Fruit Packer - Farm
  • Fruit Picker
  • Fruit Sorter - Farm
  • Harvest Hand
  • Harvest Worker
  • Harvesting Labourer
  • Mushroom Picker
  • Small Fruit Picker
  • Tobacco Cutter - Tobacco Harvesting
  • Tobacco Picker
  • Tobacco Stripper - Tobacco Harvesting
  • Tomato Picker
  • Vegetable Packer - Farm
  • Vegetable Picker
  • Vegetable Sorter - Farm
  • Worm Harvester
  • Worm Packer
  • Worm Picker
  • Worm Picker-packer
  • Apple Picker
  • Berry Picker
  • Crop Farm Labourer - Harvesting
  • Fruit Picker
  • Fruit Sorter - Farm
  • Harvest Hand
  • Vegetable Packer - Farm
  • Packer, Vegetable
  • Harvest Coordinator

4 Active Job Posts for Harvesting labourers

These companies are looking for harvesting labourers right now:

packer, vegetables – farm at Mucci Pac Ltd. ⋅ July 31, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Job requirements Languages English Education No degree, certificate or diploma Experience No experience Specific Skills Sort and pack fruits and

vegetable packer – farm at TGG Mastronardi ⋅ July 13, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Job requirements Languages English Education No degree, certificate or diploma Experience Will train Additional Skills Clean work area Weight Handling

vegetable packer – farm at Protolight Farms Inc. ⋅ July 10, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Job requirements Languages English Education No degree, certificate or diploma Experience Will train Specific Skills Sort and pack fruits and

vegetable packer – farm at Armstrong Top Pack ⋅ April 15, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Job requirements Languages English Education No degree, certificate or diploma Experience No experience Specific Skills Sort and pack fruits and

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Median Income by Education

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

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $27,005
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $29,323
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $16,685
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 $28,616
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 harvesting labourers.

Sex Median Income
Male $26,243
Female $24,488
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 (13 samples)

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

$27,300.00
Lowest Observed
$30,225.00
Highest Observed
$27,300.00
25th Percentile
$28,111.62
Average
$27,651.00
Median
$28,724.00
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 harvesting labourers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 125
25 to 34 years 130
35 to 44 years 100
45 to 54 years 120
55 to 64 years 65
65 to 74 years 10
75 years and over 0
Total 550
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 Industry

This chart outlines regional employment participation by industry for harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated industry, or refer to the table below.

Industry Employed Individuals
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 535
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 0
Utilities 0
Construction 0
Manufacturing 0
Wholesale trade 0
Retail trade 0
Transportation and warehousing 0
Information and cultural industries 0
Finance and insurance 0
Real estate and rental and leasing 0
Professional, scientific and technical services 0
Management of companies and enterprises 0
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 15
Educational services 0
Health care and social assistance 0
Arts, entertainment and recreation 0
Accommodation and food services 0
Other services 0
Public administration 0
Not Applicable 0
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 290
Part Time 295
Total 585
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 250
Female 345
Total 595
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 540
Self Employed 10
Total 550
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 495
Unemployed 55
Total 550
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 harvesting labourers. 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 260
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 220
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 70
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 20
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 20
Total 595
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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5 Local Employers That Hire Harvesting labourers

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