Labourers in fish and seafood processing

National Occupation Code (NOC): 9618  ยท  Browse All Occupations

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Labourers in this unit group perform clean-up, packaging, material handling and other elemental activities related to fish and seafood processing. They are employed in fish and seafood processing and packaging plants.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Cannery Labourer
  • Cannery Labourer - Fish Processing
  • Cooler Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Bin Worker - Fish Processing
  • Fish Briner - Fish Processing
  • Fish Culler
  • Fish Curing Worker
  • Fish Dipper - Fish Processing
  • Fish Flaker - Fish Processing
  • Fish Freezing Worker - Fish Processing
  • Fish Hopper Filling Worker
  • Fish Icer - Fish Processing
  • Fish Packer - Fish Processing
  • Fish Pickler - Fish Processing
  • Fish Plant Labourer
  • Fish Processing Labourer
  • Fish Salter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Sorter
  • Fish Washer - Fish Processing
  • Fish Weigher
  • Fish-processing Plant Labourer
  • Handler, Fish-processing Plant
  • Labourer - Shellfish Processing
  • Plant Labourer - Fish Processing
  • Shellfish Checker - Fish Processing
  • Shellfish Labourer
  • Shellfish Packer - Fish Processing
  • Shellfish Processing Labourer
  • Cannery Labourer
  • Fish Briner - Fish Processing
  • Fish Plant Labourer
  • Fish Salter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Weigher
  • Shellfish Labourer
  • Shellfish Packer - Fish Processing
  • Plant Labourer - Fish Processing

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for labourers in fish and seafood processing.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $21,170
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 $21,179
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing.

Sex Median Income
Male $20,280
Female $0
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 25
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 35
55 to 64 years 10
65 to 74 years 10
75 years and over 0
Total 90
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 55
Part Time 35
Total 90
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 30
Female 50
Total 90
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 90
Self Employed 0
Total 90
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 80
Unemployed 0
Total 90
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 labourers in fish and seafood processing. 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 55
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 15
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 15
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 90
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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