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Human resources professionals  (NOC 1121)
Edmonton Region
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The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Human resources professionals in Edmonton Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Edmonton Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be fair for Human resources professionals (NOC 1121) in the Edmonton region for the 2017-2019 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 Human resources professionals in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 4,260 people work in this occupation.
  • Human resources professionals mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 16%
    • Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 14%
    • Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 12%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 9%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 7%
Please consult the Alberta and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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