Job prospects Administrative Assistant near Saanich (BC)

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Administrative assistants" near Saanich (BC) or across Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note: These outlooks were updated on November 29th, 2023. Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years

Balanced

Over the past few years (2020-2022), the labour market was balanced for Administrative assistants near Saanich (BC). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available in this occupation.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years

Moderate

The employment outlook will be moderate for Administrative assistants (NOC 13110) in the Vancouver Island and Coast region for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Administrative assistants in the Vancouver Island and Coast region:

  • Approximately 4,600 people work in this occupation.
  • Administrative assistants mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 17%
    • Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 12%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 12%
    • Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 10%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 7%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

Find out what will be the job prospects for Administrative assistants across Canada over the next 10 years, from 2022 to 2031.

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Labour Market Information Survey
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