Job prospects Payroll Administrator in Manitoba
Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "payroll administrator" in Manitoba or Canada.
Job opportunities in Manitoba
Note that these outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.
Prospects over the next 3 years
The employment outlook will be good for Payroll administrators (NOC 1432) in Manitoba for the 2022-2024 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 a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
Here are some key facts about Payroll administrators in Manitoba:
- Approximately 2,100 people work in this occupation.
- Payroll administrators mainly work in the following sectors:
- Hospitals (NAICS 622): 11%
- Construction (NAICS 23): 9%
- Federal government public administration (NAICS 911): 8%
- Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll services (NAICS 5412): 6%
- Elementary and secondary schools (NAICS 6111): 6%
- The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
- Full-time workers: 91% compared to 79% for all occupations
- Part-time workers: 9% compared to 21% for all occupations
- 77% of payroll administrators work all year, while 23% work only part of the year, compared to 64% and 36% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 33 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
- less than 5% of payroll administrators are self-employed compared to an average of 10% for all occupations.
- The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
- Men: 12% compared to 53% for all occupations
- Women: 88% compared to 47% for all occupations
- The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
- no high school diploma: less than 5% compared to 14% for all occupations
- high school diploma or equivalent: 31% compared to 31% for all occupations
- apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: less than 5% compared to 8% for all occupations
- college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 43% compared to 23% for all occupations
- bachelor's degree: 18% compared to 17% for all occupations
- university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 7% for all occupations
Breakdown by region
Explore job prospects in Manitoba by economic region.
|North Central Region|
|South Central Region|
Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology
Labour market conditions over the next 10 years
Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "payroll administrator" Payroll administrators (NOC 13102) or Canada.
- Date modified: