Job prospects Executive Assistant in Saskatchewan
Job opportunities for Executive assistants (NOC 1222) are good in Saskatchewan over the next 3 years. These job prospects are also applicable to people working as an executive assistant.
Note that these employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. You can read our new special report to learn about the impact of COVID-19 on some occupations in your province or territory. You can also visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation.
Job opportunities in Saskatchewan
The employment outlook will be good for Executive assistants (NOC 1222) in Saskatchewan for the 2019-2021 period.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment growth will lead to several 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 Executive assistants in the Saskatchewan region:
- Approximately 900 people work in this occupation.
- Executive assistants mainly work in the following sectors:
- Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 21%
- Religious, grant-making, civic, and professional and similar organizations (NAICS 813): 10%
- Monetary Authorities - central bank and securities, commodity contracts and other intermediation and related activities (NAICS 521, 522, 523): 9%
- Elementary and secondary schools (NAICS 6111): 6%
- Universities (NAICS 6113): 6%
- The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
- Full-time workers: 93% compared to 81% for all occupations
- Part-time workers: 7% compared to 19% for all occupations
- 80% of executive assistants work all year, while 20% work only part of the year, compared to 62% and 38% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 33 weeks compared to 32 weeks for all occupations.
- Less than 5% of executive assistants are self-employed compared to an average of 14% for all occupations.
Breakdown by region
Explore job prospects in Saskatchewan by economic region.
|Northern Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Prince Albert Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Regina–Moose Mountain Region||Good Good|
|Saskatoon–Biggar Region||Good Good|
|Swift Current–Moose Jaw Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
|Yorkton–Melville Region||Undetermined Undetermined|
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Job prospects elsewhere in Canada
We expect that the labour supply and demand for Executive assistants (NOC 1222) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.
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