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Average Canadian Material Handler’s Salary — Material Handlers’ Wages in Canada
The table below details the hourly wages for Material Handlers.
The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 7452.
Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation and examples of some job titles are: coal handler, furniture mover, stockpiler, warehouseman and truck loader.
The pay information below has been split into rough bands as follows:
According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average wages are earned in Edmonton, Alberta at $17.03 per hour and the lowest average wages are earned in Fredericton, New Brunswick at $11.61 per hour.
A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $22,000 – $32,000.
The largest sector of employment for material handlers is wholesale trade. The average weekly earnings for the wholesale trade sector were $1069.98 in 2012, an increase of 2.5% on the previous year. Assuming an average working week of 36 hours, hourly average earnings in this sector for 2012 were $29.72.
Average Hourly Wages for Material Handlers in Canada
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|Calgary / Banff / Jasper / Rocky Mountain House – Alberta||12.02||16.74||24.94||2011|
|Edmonton – Alberta||11.39||17.03||23.94||2011|
|Vancouver / Lower Mainland Southwest – British Columbia||10.00||16.05||23.80||2011|
|Winnipeg – Manitoba||10.00||16.20||22.30||2009|
|Fredericton – New Brunswick||9.00||11.61||21.53||2010|
|Halifax – Nova Scotia||9.65||13.75||25.05||2010|
|Toronto – Ontario||10.27||14.71||20.81||2010|
|Ottawa – Ontario||10.75||14.59||20.30||2010|
|Windsor / Sarnia – Ontario||10.25||15.36||26.30||2010|
|Kitchener / Waterloo / Barrie / Guelph – Ontario||11.25||15.75||21.30||2010|
|Prince Edward Island||9.30||12.60||17.35||2011|
|Montreal – Quebec||9.00||-||22.00||2008|
|Saskatoon and Rural West – Saskatchewan||10.12||15.62||30.77||2011|