Job outlook Baker in Alberta
Job opportunities for Bakers (NOC 6332) are fair in Alberta over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a baker.
Job opportunities in Alberta
The employment outlook will be fair for Bakers (NOC 6332) in Alberta for the 2019-2021 period.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment growth will lead to a few new positions.
- Several positions will become available due to retirements.
- There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
- High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.
Here are some key facts about Bakers in the Alberta region:
- Approximately 3,900 people work in this occupation.
- Bakers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Food and beverage stores (NAICS 445): 36%
- Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 30%
- Food services and drinking places (NAICS 722): 23%
- Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 6%
- The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
- Full-time workers: 73% compared to 81% for all occupations
- Part-time workers: 27% compared to 19% for all occupations
- 54% of bakers work all year, while 46% work only part of the year, compared to 59% and 41% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 32 weeks compared to 32 weeks for all occupations.
- 7% of bakers are self-employed compared to an average of 12% for all occupations.
Breakdown by region
Explore job prospects in Alberta by economic region.
|Athabasca–Grande Prairie–Peace River Region||Fair|
|Banff–Jasper–Rocky Mountain House Region||Fair|
|Lethbridge–Medicine Hat Region||Good|
|Red Deer Region||Fair|
|Wood Buffalo–Cold Lake Region||Undetermined|
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Labour market conditions across Canada
We expect that the labour supply and demand for Bakers (NOC 6332) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.
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