Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7201  ยท  Browse All Occupations

This unit group includes sheet metal, ironwork, welding and boilermaking trade contractors who own and operate their own business. This group also includes supervisors who supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers classified in the following unit groups: Machinists and Machining and Tooling Inspectors (7231), Tool and Die Makers (7232), Sheet Metal Workers (7233), Boilermakers (7234), Structural Metal and Platework Fabricators and Fitters (7235), Ironworkers (7236), Welders and Related Machine Operators (7237) and Machining Tool Operators (9417). They are employed by structural, platework and related metal products fabrication, manufacturing and erecting companies and machine shops.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Automotive Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Blacksmith Foreman/woman
  • Blacksmith Shop Foreman/woman
  • Boilermaker Foreman/woman
  • Boilermaker Supervisor
  • Boilermaker, Plater And Structural Metal Worker Foreman/woman
  • Boilermaking Shop Foreman/woman
  • Construction Ironwork Contractor
  • Coppersmith Foreman/woman
  • Electric Welding Pipe Mill Headwelder
  • Ironwork Contractor
  • Ironwork Supervisor
  • Ironworkers Foreman/woman
  • Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Machine Shop Inspectors Foreman/woman
  • Machine Shop Supervisor
  • Machine Tool Grinding Foreman/woman
  • Machine Tool Operators Foreman/woman
  • Machining And Tooling Inspectors Foreman/woman
  • Machining Foreman/woman
  • Machining Inspectors Foreman/woman
  • Machining Supervisor
  • Machining Tool Foreman/woman
  • Machining Tool Operators Foreman/woman
  • Machinists And Machine Tool Set-up Operators Foreman/woman
  • Machinists Foreman/woman
  • Machinists Supervisor
  • Maintenance Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Metal Fabricator Foreman/woman
  • Metal Fitters Foreman/woman
  • Metal Mould And Metal Patternmakers Foreman/woman
  • Metal Mould And Metal Patternmakers Supervisor
  • Metal Shapers Foreman/woman
  • Metal Shipwright Foreman/woman
  • Metal-machining Inspection Foreman/woman
  • Metalwork Forming, Shaping And Installing Contractor
  • Mould Shop Foreman/woman - Machining
  • Pattern Shop Foreman/woman - Metal Machining
  • Plate Shop Foreman/woman
  • Platework Fabricator Supervisor
  • Platework Fabricators Foreman/woman
  • Precision Instrument Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Production Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Production Supervisor - Machine Shop
  • Quality Control Foreman/woman - Metal Machining
  • Sheet Metal Contractor
  • Sheet Metal Roofer Supervisor
  • Sheet Metal Roofing Contractor
  • Sheet Metal Workers Foreman/woman
  • Sheet Metal Workers Supervisor
  • Ship Riggers Foreman/woman
  • Shipfitters Foreman/woman
  • Shipyard Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Steel Fitter Foreman/woman - Metal Fabrication
  • Steel Frame Erectors Foreman/woman
  • Steel Rigger Foreman/woman
  • Steel Structure Erectors Foreman/woman
  • Steel Structure Forming, Shaping And Erecting Contractor
  • Steel Truss Erectors Foreman/woman
  • Structural Metal Erector Foreman/woman
  • Structural Metal Fabricator Foreman/woman
  • Structural Metal Fitter Supervisor
  • Structural Steel Contractor
  • Structural Steel Erecting Contractor
  • Structural Steel Worker Foreman/woman
  • Tool And Die Inspectors Foreman/woman
  • Tool And Die Inspectors Supervisor
  • Tool And Die Makers Foreman/woman
  • Tool And Die Makers Supervisor
  • Tool And Die Making Supervisor
  • Tooling Foreman/woman
  • Tooling Inspectors Foreman/woman
  • Tooling Inspectors Supervisor
  • Tooling Supervisor
  • Toolroom Foreman/woman
  • Welder Foreman/woman
  • Welder Supervisor
  • Welding Contractor
  • Welding Supervisor
  • Zinc Roofers Foreman/woman
  • Automotive Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Blacksmith Foreman/woman
  • Boilermaker Foreman/woman
  • Boilermaker Supervisor
  • Ironwork Contractor
  • Ironworkers Foreman/woman
  • Machine Shop Supervisor
  • Machinists Foreman/woman
  • Machinists Supervisor
  • Maintenance Machine Shop Foreman/woman
  • Metal Mould And Metal Patternmakers Supervisor
  • Sheet Metal Workers Supervisor
  • Structural Metal Fitter Supervisor
  • Tool And Die Inspectors Supervisor
  • Tool And Die Makers Foreman/woman
  • Welder Supervisor
  • Production Supervisor
  • Welding Supervisor
  • Machine Set-Up

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $68,282
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $58,004
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $79,628
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $52,911
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $79,447
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $73,272
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations.

Gender Median Income
Male $73,272
Female $74,125
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (73 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations.

$31,200.00
Lowest Observed
$92,000.00
Highest Observed
$53,625.00
25th Percentile
$63,947.95
Average
$65,000.00
Median
$72,150.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 10
25 to 34 years 65
35 to 44 years 120
45 to 54 years 205
55 to 64 years 190
65 to 74 years 35
75 years and over 0
Total 620
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 155
Part Time 465
Total 620
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 585
Female 35
Total 620
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 545
Self Employed 75
Total 620
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 615
Unemployed 0
Total 620
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 80
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 120
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 165
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 165
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 25
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 65
Total 620
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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