IMDB 2008 Core Report – National Portrait of Immigrant Outcomes: 2001-2008 Employment Earnings

Text version: Average employment earnings (2008$) for all immigrants by landing year and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year 1982 1986 1991 1996 2000 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 YSL=1 Canadian
average
1981                     $27,011 $35,582
1982                     $26,931 $34,650
1983 $23,590                   $23,590 $33,877
1984 $26,040                   $19,779 $34,175
1985 $27,580                   $19,573 $34,386
1986 $28,544                   $20,380 $34,240
1987 $29,919 $21,467                 $21,467 $34,528
1988 $31,727 $24,668                 $24,097 $35,335
1989 $32,988 $26,301                 $23,789 $35,571
1990 $33,284 $26,540                 $22,541 $35,165
1991 $32,943 $26,051                 $19,106 $34,229
1992 $34,052 $27,107 $18,539               $18,539 $34,632
1993 $34,523 $27,787 $20,421               $18,687 $34,496
1994 $35,391 $28,932 $22,160               $18,376 $34,969
1995 $35,962 $29,476 $23,331               $18,492 $35,188
1996 $36,398 $30,454 $24,435               $18,508 $35,330
1997 $37,546 $31,626 $25,862 $18,969             $18,969 $35,939
1998   $33,093 $27,656 $22,875             $20,763 $36,807
1999   $34,304 $28,938 $25,173             $21,661 $37,293
2000   $35,162 $30,270 $27,250             $23,081 $38,124
2001   $35,700 $31,092 $28,205 $22,927           $22,927 $38,122
2002     $31,522 $28,454 $24,897           $20,013 $38,000
2003     $31,955 $28,874 $26,276 $19,339         $19,339 $37,803
2004     $32,992 $29,929 $28,224 $22,545         $19,213 $38,473
2005     $33,602 $30,862 $29,783 $24,989 $20,543       $20,543 $39,275
2006     $34,842 $32,193 $31,878 $27,688 $24,210 $20,839     $20,839 $40,247
2007       $33,593 $33,775 $30,186 $27,288 $24,477 $22,077   $22,077 $40,876
2008       $34,659 $35,260 $32,515 $29,878 $27,098 $25,173 $23,862 $23,862 $41,068

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Text version: Average entry employment earnings (2008$) by immigration category and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year SWPA PNPA Economic
S&D
Family Refugee YSL=1 Canadian
average
1981 $45,633   $18,085 $21,264 $20,019 $27,011 $35,582
1982 $43,277   $17,583 $19,301 $16,924 $26,931 $34,650
1983 $40,675   $15,585 $16,940 $15,864 $23,590 $33,877
1984 $40,833   $14,428 $16,804 $15,153 $19,779 $34,175
1985 $37,287   $14,777 $17,524 $15,041 $19,573 $34,386
1986 $41,071   $14,890 $18,072 $15,711 $20,380 $34,240
1987 $43,891   $15,826 $18,662 $17,463 $21,467 $34,528
1988 $41,331   $17,966 $19,468 $19,354 $24,097 $35,335
1989 $37,886   $18,566 $19,353 $18,906 $23,789 $35,571
1990 $35,739   $19,068 $19,433 $17,860 $22,541 $35,165
1991 $30,027   $14,986 $16,911 $14,829 $19,106 $34,229
1992 $31,322   $15,179 $15,567 $14,133 $18,539 $34,632
1993 $32,511   $13,904 $15,197 $14,316 $18,687 $34,496
1994 $30,649   $14,322 $15,364 $13,986 $18,376 $34,969
1995 $29,519   $14,468 $15,325 $13,880 $18,492 $35,188
1996 $28,194   $13,919 $15,203 $14,131 $18,508 $35,330
1997 $28,240   $13,667 $15,714 $14,179 $18,969 $35,939
1998 $30,677   $14,291 $16,678 $14,317 $20,763 $36,807
1999 $32,195   $14,552 $17,678 $14,934 $21,661 $37,293
2000 $34,335 $30,427 $15,284 $18,444 $15,567 $23,081 $38,124
2001 $33,492 $30,248 $15,420 $17,980 $15,189 $22,927 $38,122
2002 $26,923 $33,847 $13,876 $17,097 $15,320 $20,013 $38,000
2003 $25,686 $32,533 $13,816 $16,416 $15,067 $19,339 $37,803
2004 $25,129 $33,037 $13,638 $16,767 $16,246 $19,213 $38,473
2005 $27,801 $40,144 $14,580 $17,887 $16,679 $20,543 $39,275
2006 $27,853 $40,139 $14,751 $18,644 $17,981 $20,839 $40,247
2007 $30,876 $40,030 $16,097 $18,813 $17,037 $22,077 $40,876
2008 $33,839 $42,717 $17,261 $19,893 $17,409 $23,862 $41,068

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Text version: Incidence of immigrants with entry employment earnings, by immigration category and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year SWPA PNPA Economic S&D Refugees Family class All immigrants
1981 96%   73% 93% 83% 87%
1982 95%   69% 90% 81% 83%
1983 93%   67% 89% 80% 82%
1984 93%   66% 89% 82% 82%
1985 94%   68% 89% 82% 83%
1986 92%   70% 89% 82% 83%
1987 92%   70% 90% 84% 84%
1988 93%   75% 89% 84% 85%
1989 93%   76% 87% 82% 82%
1990 91%   74% 84% 80% 80%
1991 85%   66% 73% 77% 75%
1992 81%   61% 63% 69% 69%
1993 78%   49% 53% 64% 63%
1994 79%   49% 49% 66% 63%
1995 75%   48% 48% 63% 60%
1996 73%   46% 50% 61% 60%
1997 72%   46% 51% 63% 60%
1998 73%   47% 53% 65% 61%
1999 77%   52% 56% 68% 65%
2000 80%   57% 58% 69% 68%
2001 81% 93% 59% 57% 68% 68%
2002 77% 90% 58% 58% 64% 66%
2003 77% 85% 58% 57% 63% 66%
2004 76% 87% 59% 62% 65% 67%
2005 78% 86% 60% 63% 66% 68%
2006 79% 87% 62% 63% 70% 69%
2007 79% 87% 61% 62% 67% 69%
2008 79% 88% 63% 61% 67% 69%

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Text version: Average employment earnings (2008$) for skilled worker principal applicants by landing cohort and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year 1982 1986 1991 1996 2000 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 YSL=1 Canadian
average
1981                     $45,633 $35,582
1982                     $43,277 $34,650
1983 $40,675                   $40,675 $33,877
1984 $43,430                   $40,833 $34,175
1985 $45,694                   $37,287 $34,386
1986 $46,943                   $41,071 $34,240
1987 $48,750 $43,891                 $43,891 $34,528
1988 $51,369 $47,202                 $41,331 $35,335
1989 $53,407 $49,461                 $37,886 $35,571
1990 $54,048 $48,789                 $35,739 $35,165
1991 $53,197 $48,582                 $30,027 $34,229
1992 $54,355 $50,025 $31,322               $31,322 $34,632
1993 $54,499 $50,047 $33,965               $32,511 $34,496
1994 $55,870 $51,634 $36,296               $30,649 $34,969
1995 $56,925 $51,711 $37,871               $29,519 $35,188
1996 $57,467 $52,757 $39,429               $28,194 $35,330
1997 $59,698 $54,624 $42,044 $28,240             $28,240 $35,939
1998   $56,705 $45,056 $35,998             $30,677 $36,807
1999   $58,799 $46,783 $40,848             $32,195 $37,293
2000   $59,721 $49,336 $45,697             $34,335 $38,124
2001   $59,799 $50,787 $48,651 $33,492           $33,492 $38,122
2002     $51,081 $48,936 $36,962           $26,923 $38,000
2003     $51,221 $49,853 $39,258 $25,686         $25,686 $37,803
2004     $52,583 $51,963 $42,810 $31,372         $25,129 $38,473
2005     $53,184 $53,148 $46,072 $35,934 $27,801       $27,801 $39,275
2006     $54,783 $54,949 $50,258 $41,051 $34,587 $27,853     $27,853 $40,247
2007       $56,878 $53,890 $45,674 $40,186 $34,422 $30,876   $30,876 $40,876
2008       $58,334 $56,650 $50,173 $45,353 $39,560 $37,023 $33,839 $33,839 $41,068

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Text version: Incidence of entry employment earnings of skilled worker principal applicants intending to work in one of the top six intended occupations by tax year, 2000‑2008

Occupation 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
SWPA 80% 81% 77% 77% 76% 78% 79% 79% 79%
NOC 11 76% 78% 75% 76% 75% 76% 78% 78% 79%
NOC 12 75% 80% 78% 77% 76% 79% 80% 81% 81%
NOC 21 81% 81% 76% 76% 76% 78% 78% 78% 80%
NOC 22 84% 85% 83% 83% 82% 81% 83% 83% 83%
NOC 31 76% 82% 78% 78% 76% 73% 70% 68% 66%
NOC 41 81% 80% 75% 76% 76% 80% 79% 81% 81%

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Text version: Average entry employment earnings (2008$) for skilled worker principal applicants intending to work in one of the top six intended occupations by tax year, 2000‑2008

Occupation 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
ALL SWPA $34,335 $33,492 $26,923 $25,686 $25,129 $27,801 $27,853 $30,876 $33,839
NOC11 $33,887 $34,861 $28,008 $27,932 $27,043 $28,342 $27,689 $29,524 $37,062
NOC12 $23,766 $24,427 $22,210 $20,872 $21,635 $21,658 $23,215 $24,925 $25,965
NOC21 $37,634 $36,107 $26,860 $25,423 $24,116 $27,986 $27,129 $32,912 $38,506
NOC22 $33,366 $31,071 $28,253 $26,838 $27,107 $27,277 $29,090 $30,439 $33,220
NOC31 $33,339 $36,695 $33,539 $33,191 $33,978 $32,341 $30,558 $32,162 $37,018
NOC41 $33,216 $32,943 $29,595 $28,839 $27,591 $28,423 $29,026 $29,541 $31,757
Canadian average $38,124 $38,122 $38,000 $37,803 $38,473 $39,275 $40,247 $40,876 $41,068
All immigrants $23,081 $22,927 $20,013 $19,339 $19,213 $20,543 $20,839 $22,077 $23,862

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Text version: Average employment earnings (2008$) for provincial nominee principal applicants by landing cohort and tax year, 2000‑2008

Landing cohort 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
2000 $30,427 $32,772 $32,108 $33,456 $35,038 $34,359 $35,287 $37,338 $39,577
2001   $30,248 $33,625 $36,290 $38,900 $40,517 $43,858 $45,491 $47,300
2002     $33,847 $36,006 $38,156 $42,712 $44,727 $45,891 $48,688
2003       $32,533 $34,648 $36,510 $39,158 $42,676 $44,162
2004         $33,037 $36,774 $40,764 $43,195 $46,584
2005           $40,144 $44,249 $47,691 $49,898
2006             $40,139 $44,042 $47,974
2007               $40,030 $43,813
2008                 $42,717
YSL=1 $30,427 $30,248 $33,847 $32,533 $33,037 $40,144 $40,139 $40,030 $42,717
Canadian average $38,124 $38,122 $38,000 $37,803 $38,473 $39,275 $40,247 $40,876 $41,068

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Text version: Average employment earnings (2008$) for family class by landing cohort and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year 1982 1983 1984 1985 1991 1996 2000 2002 2004 2005 2006 YSL=1 Canadian
average
1981                       $21,264 $35,582
1982                       $19,301 $34,650
1983 $16,940                     $16,940 $33,877
1984 $19,028 $16,804                   $16,804 $34,175
1985 $20,351 $18,995 $17,524                 $17,524 $34,386
1986 $21,526 $20,594 $19,938 $18,072               $18,072 $34,240
1987 $23,130 $22,070 $21,474 $20,340               $18,662 $34,528
1988 $25,084 $23,724 $23,554 $22,588               $19,468 $35,335
1989 $26,603 $25,110 $24,872 $24,043               $19,353 $35,571
1990 $27,174 $25,940 $25,533 $24,619               $19,433 $35,165
1991 $27,026 $25,688 $25,408 $24,650               $16,911 $34,229
1992 $28,354 $27,040 $26,780 $25,795 $15,567             $15,567 $34,632
1993 $29,323 $27,921 $27,403 $26,539 $17,520             $15,197 $34,496
1994 $30,558 $29,313 $28,976 $28,091 $19,341             $15,364 $34,969
1995 $31,453 $30,062 $29,964 $28,727 $20,515             $15,325 $35,188
1996 $32,319 $30,699 $30,807 $29,783 $21,596             $15,203 $35,330
1997 $33,528 $32,185 $32,580 $31,123 $23,085 $15,714           $15,714 $35,939
1998   $33,643 $34,190 $32,754 $24,851 $18,547           $16,678 $36,807
1999     $35,167 $34,226 $26,398 $20,393           $17,678 $37,293
2000       $35,547 $27,891 $22,059           $18,444 $38,124
2001         $28,911 $22,952 $17,980         $17,980 $38,122
2002         $29,639 $23,530 $19,483         $17,097 $38,000
2003         $30,181 $24,325 $20,618 $16,416       $16,416 $37,803
2004         $31,345 $25,462 $22,046 $18,440       $16,767 $38,473
2005         $32,060 $26,615 $23,040 $19,842 $17,887     $17,887 $39,275
2006         $33,209 $28,137 $24,614 $21,461 $20,699 $18,644   $18,644 $40,247
2007           $29,702 $26,042 $23,068 $22,919 $21,610 $18,813 $18,813 $40,876
2008           $30,694 $27,081 $24,478 $24,608 $23,386 $20,972 $19,893 $41,068

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Text version: Average employment earnings (2008$) for economic spouses and dependents by landing cohort and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year 1982 1986 1991 1996 2000 2002 2004 2005 2006 YSL=1 Canadian
average
1981                   $20,019 $35,582
1982                   $16,924 $34,650
1983 $15,864                 $15,864 $33,877
1984 $21,414                 $15,153 $34,175
1985 $24,752                 $15,041 $34,386
1986 $27,261                 $15,711 $34,240
1987 $29,185 $17,463               $17,463 $34,528
1988 $31,358 $22,716               $19,354 $35,335
1989 $32,529 $24,754               $18,906 $35,571
1990 $32,638 $25,071               $17,860 $35,165
1991 $32,207 $24,533               $14,829 $34,229
1992 $33,380 $25,701 $14,133             $14,133 $34,632
1993 $33,842 $26,711 $16,696             $14,316 $34,496
1994 $34,756 $27,987 $18,987             $13,986 $34,969
1995 $35,228 $28,771 $20,610             $13,880 $35,188
1996 $35,493 $29,812 $22,128             $14,131 $35,330
1997 $36,747 $30,841 $23,726 $14,179           $14,179 $35,939
1998   $32,498 $25,831 $17,311           $14,317 $36,807
1999   $33,195 $27,226 $19,296           $14,934 $37,293
2000   $34,179 $28,414 $21,175           $15,567 $38,124
2001   $34,010 $28,965 $22,020 $15,189         $15,189 $38,122
2002     $29,268 $22,653 $16,815         $15,320 $38,000
2003     $29,793 $23,397 $17,869 $15,067       $15,067 $37,803
2004     $30,763 $24,630 $18,961 $16,796       $16,246 $38,473
2005     $31,286 $25,630 $19,847 $17,785 $16,679     $16,679 $39,275
2006     $32,237 $26,656 $21,026 $18,938 $18,363 $17,981   $17,981 $40,247
2007       $27,787 $22,427 $20,331 $20,060 $20,046 $17,037 $17,037 $40,876
2008       $28,656 $23,429 $21,570 $21,363 $21,219 $19,174 $17,409 $41,068

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Text version: Average employment earnings (2008$) for refugees by landing cohort and tax year, 1981‑2008

Tax year 1982 1983 1986 1987 1991 1996 2000 2002 2004 2005 2006 YSL=1 Canadian
average
1981                       $18,085 $35,582
1982                       $17,583 $34,650
1983 $15,585                     $15,585 $33,877
1984 $17,305 $14,428                   $14,428 $34,175
1985 $18,428 $16,318                   $14,777 $34,386
1986 $18,933 $17,007                   $14,890 $34,240
1987 $20,255 $18,176 $15,826                 $15,826 $34,528
1988 $21,548 $19,429 $18,182 $17,966               $17,966 $35,335
1989 $22,555 $20,337 $19,821 $20,527               $18,566 $35,571
1990 $23,216 $21,375 $20,266 $21,777               $19,068 $35,165
1991 $23,308 $21,355 $20,140 $21,680               $14,986 $34,229
1992 $24,297 $22,787 $20,944 $22,430 $15,179             $15,179 $34,632
1993 $24,649 $22,720 $21,560 $22,493 $16,614             $13,904 $34,496
1994 $25,131 $23,500 $22,279 $22,912 $17,878             $14,322 $34,969
1995 $25,546 $24,162 $22,574 $23,224 $18,974             $14,468 $35,188
1996 $25,997 $24,812 $23,621 $23,902 $19,674             $13,919 $35,330
1997 $26,973 $26,047 $24,621 $24,664 $20,525 $13,667           $13,667 $35,939
1998   $27,791 $25,762 $26,074 $22,019 $16,733           $14,291 $36,807
1999     $27,261 $27,003 $23,059 $18,622           $14,552 $37,293
2000     $28,385 $28,233 $24,575 $20,097           $15,284 $38,124
2001     $29,337 $29,453 $25,396 $21,012 $15,420         $15,420 $38,122
2002       $30,545 $26,054 $21,395 $17,198         $13,876 $38,000
2003         $26,462 $21,646 $18,533 $13,816       $13,816 $37,803
2004         $27,545 $22,493 $20,343 $16,309       $13,638 $38,473
2005         $28,534 $23,633 $21,820 $18,293 $14,580     $14,580 $39,275
2006         $30,238 $25,263 $23,605 $20,335 $17,353 $14,751   $14,751 $40,247
2007           $26,904 $25,348 $22,523 $19,893 $17,467 $16,097 $16,097 $40,876
2008           $28,378 $26,933 $24,552 $22,074 $19,507 $18,512 $17,261 $41,068

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