OTTAWA-Canadian industrial workers registered average weekly earnings of $549.15 in November, off 0.3 per cent from October but up 5 per cent from a year earlier, Statistics Canada says.
In goods-producing industries, average weekly earnings for January through November were up 4.6 per cent from a year earlier. In the same period in 1990, average weekly wages increased 5.8 per cent from a year earlier.
In service industries, average weekly earnings for January through November were up 6.5 per cent from a year earlier. This was up from 5.8-per-cent growth in the 1990 period.
Stastcan attributed the stronger rise in average service industry earnings to services involved in business management, accommodation and food.
(text of January 31, 1992 Globe and Mail article)
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