Job prospects Financial Services Representative in Alberta

Job opportunities for Financial sales representatives (NOC 6235) are fair in Alberta over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a financial services representative.

Note that the current 2019-2021 Employment Outlook was published in December 2019 based on information available at that time.

Job opportunities in Alberta

financial services representative
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Financial sales representatives (NOC 6235) in Alberta 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 small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Financial sales representatives in the Alberta region:

  • Approximately 7,600 people work in this occupation.
  • Financial sales representatives mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Monetary Authorities - central bank and securities, commodity contracts and other intermediation and related activities (NAICS 521, 522, 523): 87%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 89% compared to 81% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 11% compared to 19% for all occupations
  • 72% of financial sales representatives work all year, while 28% work only part of the year, compared to 59% and 41% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 37 weeks compared to 32 weeks for all occupations.
  • Less than 5% of financial sales representatives are self-employed compared to an average of 12% for all occupations.
  • Breakdown by region

    Explore job prospects in Alberta by economic region.

    Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

    Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that the labour supply and demand for Financial sales representatives (NOC 6235) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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