The Ten Most Popular Jobs in Canada Right Now

Wondering what most of us are doing for a living? The most commonly held job for Canadians is Retail Sales Person. That ranks as the top job for women in this country, the number two most frequently held for men, and the most popular occupation overall.

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Using data from last year’s long-form census report, Statistics Canada has been slowly releasing data about the state of work and careers across the nation. These are the ten most popular jobs in Canada. And guess what? They all have positions available right now on CareerBeacon.

For women:

For men:

Want more information about how Statistics Canada compiled this list and the current makeup of the Canadian labour force? You can read highlights of the 2016 Census report here.

See also: Report: Canada’s most attractive destinations for work right now

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