Fish and seafood plant workers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 9463  ยท  Browse All Occupations

This unit group includes fish and seafood plant machine operators who set up and operate machinery to process and package fish and seafood products, and fish and seafood plant cutters and cleaners who cut, trim and clean fish or seafood by hand. Fish and seafood plant workers are employed in fish and seafood processing plants.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Basket Filter Tender - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Can Filler - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Can-filling Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Centrifuge Machine Tender - Fish Processing
  • Clam Shucker - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Clam Steamer - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Clam-shucking Machine Tender - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Crab Butcher - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Crab Steamer - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Fillet Chopper - Fish Processing
  • Filleting Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Filleting Machine Setter - Fish Processing
  • Filling Machine Operator - Fish And Seafood Products
  • Fish Boner - Fish Processing
  • Fish Broiler - Fish Processing
  • Fish By-products Processor
  • Fish Cake Former - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cake Maker
  • Fish Cake Maker - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cake Processor - Fish Processing
  • Fish Canning Machine Operator
  • Fish Canning Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cleaner And Cutter
  • Fish Cleaner And Cutter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cook - Fish Processing
  • Fish Curer - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cutter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cutting Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cutting Machine Setter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Dresser - Fish Processing
  • Fish Dryer And Grinder Tender - Fish Processing
  • Fish Dryer Tender - Fish Processing
  • Fish Egg Processor - Fish Processing
  • Fish Fryer - Fish Processing
  • Fish Header - Fish Processing
  • Fish Offal Processor - Fish Processing
  • Fish Oil Extractor Tender - Fish Processing
  • Fish Paste Grinder - Fish Processing
  • Fish Plant Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Plant Worker
  • Fish Presser Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Processor
  • Fish Products Maker - Fish Processing
  • Fish Skinner Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Smoke Chamber Tender - Fish Processing
  • Fish Smoker - Fish Processing
  • Fish Splitter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Stick Machine Tender - Fish Processing
  • Fish Trimmer - Fish Processing
  • Fish-cleaning Machine Tender - Fish Processing
  • Fish-processing Machine Operator
  • Fish-processing Machine Tender
  • Fish-processing Plant Worker
  • Fish-skinning Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Frozen Fish Cutter - Fish Processing
  • Hand Shellfish Processor - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Lobster Processor - Fish Processing
  • Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Oyster Canner - Fish Processing
  • Oyster Packer - Fish Processing
  • Oyster Shucker - Fish Processing
  • Oyster Washer Tender - Fish Processing
  • Scallop Shucker - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Seafood Preparer - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shellfish Processor
  • Shellfish Separator Tender - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shellfish Shucker
  • Shellfish Shucker - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shellfish-processing Machine Tender
  • Shrimp Peeler - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shrimp Peeler Tender - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shrimp Processor - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shucker - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Skinner Operator - Fish Processing
  • Skinning Machine Setter - Fish Processing
  • Trimmer - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cake Maker
  • Fish Canning Machine Operator
  • Fish Cleaner And Cutter
  • Fish Cutting Machine Operator - Fish Processing
  • Fish Plant Worker
  • Seafood Preparer - Fish And Seafood Processing
  • Shellfish Processor
  • Shellfish Shucker
  • Trimmer - Fish Processing
  • Filleter - Fish Processing
  • Fish Cutter - Fish Processing

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for fish and seafood plant workers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
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 N/A
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 fish and seafood plant workers.

Gender Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
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 fish and seafood plant workers

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

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 10
Part Time 15
Total 35
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 fish and seafood plant workers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 15
Female 10
Total 20
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 fish and seafood plant workers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 20
Self Employed 0
Total 20
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 fish and seafood plant workers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 30
Unemployed 0
Total 20
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 fish and seafood plant workers. 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 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 10
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 35
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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