Job prospects Sales Supervisor - Retail near Cranbrook (BC)

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "sales supervisor - retail" was moved from the group Retail sales supervisors (NOC 6211) to the group Retail sales supervisors (NOC 62010).

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Retail sales supervisors" near Cranbrook (BC) or Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note that these outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was very good over the past few years (2019-2021). There were far more job openings than workers available to fill them.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years

sales supervisor - retail
Prospects over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be moderate for Retail sales supervisors (NOC 6211) in the Kootenay region for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • In an environment of high inflation and rising interest rates, consumer confidence has suffered.
  • According to the Bank of Canada’s Canadian Survey of Consumer Expectations, many Canadians expect to reduce their expenses, restricting consumer demand that supports retail and wholesale trade.

Here are some key facts about Retail sales supervisors in the Kootenay region:

  • Approximately 200 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Retail sales supervisors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 91%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 5%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

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