Statistical officers and related research support occupations

Statistical officers and related research support occupations

NOC
1254

Follow typical statistical practices, monitor trends, compile data and prepare charts, graphs, summaries and reports in support of organizational information needs and research activities.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Undetermined
Undetermined

3 Year Job Openings

9
 

Median Hourly Wage

N/A

Median Salary

$43,440
 

Typically Required

College or apprenticeship

Employed

69
 

% Working Full Time

100%
 

% Working Full Year

73%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

Statistical officers and related research support occupations in this unit group provide statistical and research support services to a wide range of businesses and organizations. These workers conduct statistical routines, monitor trends, compile data and prepare charts, graphs, summaries and reports in support of organizational information needs and research activities. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors. Statistical officers who are also supervisors are included in this unit group.

Main Duties

Statistical officers and related research support workers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Compile tables, charts, graphs and summarized statistics for integration in research papers and reports
  • Process data using statistical software to conduct basic analyses of trends in support of research activities
  • Collect, consolidate, cross-tabulate and format data from various sources to prepare draft reports for review by supervisors or researchers
  • Assist in collection and tracking of data from monitored use of services and provide information to management and client groups
  • May prepare technical documents and monitoring reports on volumetrics and other trend analyses
  • May supervise statistical and research support workers.

Also Known As

  • research assistant - generalist (except university)
  • research support officer
  • social research assistant (except university)
  • statistical officer
  • technical research assistant (except post-secondary)
Requirements

Employment Requirements

  • Completion of secondary school is required. A college diploma or undergraduate degree in a social science, commerce, statistics or a related field is usually required.

Provincial Regulation

Not Provincially Regulated

Employment by Sex

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72.4%
Female
27.6%
Male
Employment by age

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0.0%
15-24
13.3%
25-34
40.0%
35-44
26.7%
45-54
20.0%
55-64
0.0%
65+
Employment by highest level of education

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by highest level of education achieved.

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0.0%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
14.3%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
0.0%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
64.3%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
21.4%
University - Bachelor Level or Above
Employment by Industry

The following graph shows the industry groups in which the largest shares of persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick are employed. Small percentages for all top three industry groups may suggest employment for this occupation is widely distributed amongst many industry groups.

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22.2%
Public administration
16.7%
Wholesale trade
16.7%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services
44.4%
All Other Industries
Employment by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons employed in this occupation in New Brunswick by which economic region they reside in.

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0.00%
Northeast
35.70%
Southeast
21.40%
Southwest
28.60%
Central
14.30%
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Annual Median Salary by Economic Regions

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No Data Available
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Hourly Median Wages by Economic Regions

The following represents the median hourly wage of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

No Data Available
Salary

This following represents the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation compared to the median salary of workers employed in this occupation that work full-time year-round.

All Workers Employed in this Occupation

$43,440

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$55,821

This following represents the median salary of persons employed in this occupation across each of the Atlantic Provinces and nationally.

New Brunswick

$43,440

Newfoundland

$58,931

Prince Edward Island

N/A

Nova Scotia

$48,236

Canada

$51,319
Employment Outlook

The following represents the number of job openings that are expected to occur in this occupation over the next three and ten years respectively, broken down by openings expected to result from growth (“new jobs”) and openings expected to result from attrition (death and retirements).

Three Year Outlook

Total Openings: 3 Year

9
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

0
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

6
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

29
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

2
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

20