Job prospects Administrative Officer near Edmonton (AB)

Explore current and future job prospects for Administrative officers near Edmonton (AB). These trends also apply to people working as an administrative officer.

Note that these employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. You can read our new special report to learn about the impact of COVID-19 on some occupations in your province or territory. You can also visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation.

Recent trends

Labour surplus

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was poor over the past few years (2016-2018). There were more workers available than job openings.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

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Prospects over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Administrative officers (NOC 1221) in the Edmonton region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Administrative officers in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 10,380 people work in this occupation.
  • Administrative officers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 11%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 11%
    • Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 11%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 9%
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 9%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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