Job prospects Cashier in Yukon

Job opportunities for Cashiers (NOC 6611) are fair in Yukon over the next 3 years. These job prospects are also applicable to people working as a cashier.

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.

Job opportunities in Yukon

cashier
Prospects over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Cashiers (NOC 6611) in Yukon for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small 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 Cashiers in the Yukon region:

  • Approximately 550 people work in this occupation.
  • Cashiers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Wholesale and Retail Trade (NAICS 41, 44-45): 83%
    • Tourism & Culture (NAICS 51, 71-72): 9%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 42% compared to 82% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 58% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • 42% of cashiers work all year, while 58% work only part of the year, compared to 56% and 44% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 24 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that the labour supply and demand for Cashiers (NOC 6611) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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