Job outlook Cashier in Newfoundland and Labrador

Job opportunities for Cashiers (NOC 6611) are limited in Newfoundland and Labrador over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a cashier.

Job opportunities in Newfoundland and Labrador

Outlook over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be limited for Cashiers (NOC 6611) in Newfoundland and Labrador for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of a few positions.
  • A moderate number of 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 Cashiers in the Newfoundland and Labrador region:

  • Approximately 7,950 people work in this occupation.
  • Cashiers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 43%
    • Food and beverage stores (NAICS 445): 32%
    • Food services and drinking places (NAICS 722): 20%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 45% compared to 84% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 55% compared to 16% for all occupations
  • 46% of cashiers work all year, while 54% 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 23 weeks compared to 26 weeks for all occupations.
  • Less than 5% of cashiers are self-employed compared to an average of 6% for all occupations.

Breakdown by region

Explore job prospects in Newfoundland and Labrador by economic region.

Location Job outlook
Avalon Peninsula Region Fair
Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region Limited
South Coast–Burin Peninsula Region Limited
West Coast–Northern Peninsula–Labrador Region Limited
Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

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Labour market conditions across 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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