Harvesting labourers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 8611  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Harvesting labourers assist other farm workers to harvest, sort and pack crops.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Apple Picker
  • Berry Picker
  • Crop Farm Labourer - Harvesting
  • Cucumber Picker
  • Field-grown Crop Farm Labourer - Harvesting
  • Fruit Harvest Worker
  • Fruit Harvester
  • Fruit Harvesting Labourer
  • Fruit Or Vegetable Picker
  • Fruit Packer - Farm
  • Fruit Picker
  • Fruit Sorter - Farm
  • Harvest Hand
  • Harvest Worker
  • Harvesting Labourer
  • Mushroom Picker
  • Small Fruit Picker
  • Tobacco Cutter - Tobacco Harvesting
  • Tobacco Picker
  • Tobacco Stripper - Tobacco Harvesting
  • Tomato Picker
  • Vegetable Packer - Farm
  • Vegetable Picker
  • Vegetable Sorter - Farm
  • Worm Harvester
  • Worm Packer
  • Worm Picker
  • Worm Picker-packer
  • Apple Picker
  • Berry Picker
  • Crop Farm Labourer - Harvesting
  • Fruit Picker
  • Fruit Sorter - Farm
  • Harvest Hand
  • Vegetable Packer - Farm
  • Packer, Vegetable
  • Harvest Coordinator

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for harvesting labourers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $9,710
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $14,815
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 harvesting labourers.

Gender Median Income
Male $14,815
Female $26,516
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 Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for harvesting labourers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 50
25 to 34 years 10
35 to 44 years 20
45 to 54 years 40
55 to 64 years 30
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 150
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 85
Part Time 55
Total 140
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 75
Female 80
Total 150
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 150
Self Employed 0
Total 150
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 harvesting labourers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 120
Unemployed 40
Total 150
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 harvesting labourers. 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 65
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 40
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 10
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 10
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 10
Total 140
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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