Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7302  ยท  Browse All Occupations

This unit group includes excavating, grading, paving, drilling and blasting contractors who own and operate their own business. This unit group also includes supervisors who supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers classified in the following unit groups: Crane Operators (7371), Drillers and Blasters – Surface Mining, Quarrying and Construction (7372), Water Well Drillers (7373), Longshore Workers (7451), Material Handlers (7452), Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane) (7521), Public Works Maintenance Equipment Operators and Related Workers (7522), Railway Yard and Track Maintenance Workers (7531), and Public Works and Maintenance Labourers (7621). They are employed in a wide range of establishments; places of employment are indicated in the above unit group descriptions.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Airport Road Paving Foreman/woman
  • Airport Runways Road Foreman/woman
  • Asphalt Paving Foreman/woman
  • Asphalt Paving Labour Gang Foreman/woman
  • Blasters Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Bridge And Highway Construction Gang Foreman/woman
  • Bridge Construction Foreman/woman
  • Building Mover Contractor
  • Building Movers Foreman/woman
  • Building Moving Foreman/woman
  • Building Wrecking Contractor
  • Building Wrecking Foreman/woman
  • Cargo Handling Supervisor
  • Concrete Paving Foreman/woman
  • Concrete-laying Gang Foreman/woman
  • Concrete-paving Labour Gang Foreman/woman
  • Construction Gang Foreman/woman
  • Construction Site Foreman/woman
  • Crane Crew Foreman/woman
  • Demolition Contractor
  • Demolition Foreman/woman
  • Ditching Foreman/woman
  • Dock Foreman/woman - Marine Cargo
  • Dredgemaster - Construction
  • Dredging Equipment Operators Foreman/woman
  • Dredging Foreman/woman
  • Drilling And Blasting Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Dynamiters Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Dynamiting Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Excavating And Grading Labour Foreman/woman
  • Excavating Contractor
  • Excavating Equipment Operators Foreman/woman
  • Excavating, Grading And Paving Foreman/woman
  • Excavating, Grading And Related Work Foreman/woman
  • Excavations Superintendent
  • Excavator Foreman/woman
  • Foreman/woman, Railway Maintenance-of-way
  • Freight Handling Foreman/woman
  • Freight Loading Foreman/woman
  • Freight Terminal Foreman/woman
  • Gang Foreman/woman - Railway
  • General Construction Foreman/woman
  • General Construction Supervisor
  • Grading Equipment Operators Foreman/woman
  • Heavy Construction Crew Foreman/woman
  • Heavy Construction Labourers Foreman/woman
  • Heavy Equipment Operators Supervisor
  • Heavy-duty Equipment Operators Foreman/woman
  • Highway And Bridge Maintenance Road Boss
  • Highway Construction Boss
  • Highway Construction Foreman/woman
  • Highway Maintenance Foreman/woman
  • House Mover Contractor
  • House Moving Foreman/woman
  • Labourers And Other Elemental Workers Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Loading And Moving Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Loading Dock Foreman/woman
  • Logging Road Construction Foreman/woman
  • Logging Road Construction Supervisor
  • Longshore Worker Superintendent
  • Longshore Workers Foreman/woman
  • Longshoremen/women, Stevedores And Freight Handlers Foreman/woman
  • Maintenance-of-way Foreman/woman
  • Oil Field Construction Foreman/woman
  • Oil Field Construction Supervisor
  • Pavers And Surfacers Foreman/woman
  • Paving Contractor
  • Paving Foreman/woman
  • Paving Gang Road Boss
  • Paving, Surfacing And Related Work Foreman/woman
  • Pier Foreman/woman
  • Pipe Laying Contractor
  • Pipeline Construction Supervisor
  • Pipeline Installation Supervisor
  • Pipelines Construction Foreman/woman
  • Public Works Maintenance Equipment Operators Supervisor
  • Public Works Road Maintenance Labourer Supervisor
  • Railway Construction And Maintenance Superintendent
  • Railway Gang Foreman/woman
  • Railway Section Foreman/woman
  • Railway Track Laying Foreman/woman
  • Railway Track Maintenance Foreman/woman
  • Railway Track Section Boss
  • Railwaymen/women Foreman/woman
  • Road Construction Boss
  • Road Construction Foreman/woman
  • Road Gang Foreman/woman
  • Road Maintenance Foreman/woman
  • Roadmaster - Railway
  • Runway Paving Foreman/woman
  • Sewer Construction Foreman/woman
  • Sewer Installation Foreman/woman
  • Shed Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Stevedores Foreman/woman
  • Stevedoring Foreman/woman
  • Storage Foreman/woman
  • Streetcar Track Foreman/woman
  • Strip Mine Blasting Foreman/woman
  • Supervisor Of Public Works Road Maintenance Workers
  • Surface Mine Blasting Foreman/woman
  • Tarmac Paving Foreman/woman
  • Track Boss - Railway
  • Track Foreman/woman - Railway
  • Water Well Drilling Contractor
  • Water Well Drilling Foreman/woman
  • Water Well Drilling Supervisor
  • Waterworks Construction Foreman/woman
  • Well Digging Contractor
  • Well Digging Supervisor
  • Well Drilling Contractor
  • Well Drilling Supervisor
  • Wrecking Crew Foreman/woman
  • Demolition Foreman/woman
  • Drilling And Blasting Foreman/woman - Construction
  • Excavating Contractor
  • Heavy Equipment Operators Supervisor
  • Logging Road Construction Foreman/woman
  • Oil Field Construction Supervisor
  • Paving Contractor
  • Pipeline Construction Supervisor
  • Railway Gang Foreman/woman
  • Railway Section Foreman/woman
  • Railway Track Maintenance Foreman/woman
  • Road Maintenance Foreman/woman
  • Track Foreman/woman - Railway
  • Water Well Drilling Supervisor
  • Full Time - Docks Foreman
  • Docks Foreman
  • Docks Forewoman

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $66,735
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $71,775
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $70,716
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $85,465
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $59,966
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $73,245
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, heavy equipment operator crews.

Gender Median Income
Male $73,245
Female $73,943
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 (7 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews.

$56,500.00
Lowest Observed
$78,000.00
Highest Observed
$69,284.00
25th Percentile
$69,226.29
Average
$70,200.00
Median
$70,200.00
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, heavy equipment operator crews

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 60
25 to 34 years 270
35 to 44 years 330
45 to 54 years 445
55 to 64 years 260
65 to 74 years 50
75 years and over 0
Total 1,430
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, heavy equipment operator crews. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 490
Part Time 970
Total 1,450
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, heavy equipment operator crews. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 1,380
Female 50
Total 1,430
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, heavy equipment operator crews. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 1,300
Self Employed 130
Total 1,430
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, heavy equipment operator crews. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 1,405
Unemployed 25
Total 1,430
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, heavy equipment operator crews. 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 340
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 465
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 160
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 310
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 25
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 150
Total 1,450
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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