Economic Development

Labour Market

Key messages

  • The top industries of employment are not necessarily the highest growth industries. Hamilton has seen strong growth in health care and social assistance; professional, scientific and technical services; finance, insurance, real estate and leasing; and accommodation food services.
  • Hamilton’s economy is diverse. New opportunities for job seekers have been created as the economy continues to diversify.
  • Trade typically has the highest number of online job vacancies in Hamilton each quarter. (Source: Vicinity Jobs Inc)