The following comments apply to the career grouping of Finance and insurance administrative occupations (NOC 123), which includes Valuators.
Workers are employed in the following industries: Real estate and rental and leasing (40%), Public administration (26%), Finance and insurance (12%), Professional, scientific and technical services (8%).
According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), 26% of workers in this group were self-employed, while the average for all occupations was 16%.
This occupation (Assessors, Valuators and Appraisers) is part of a larger group called Finance and Insurance Administrative Occupations (NOC 123). According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), the unionization rate for this group was 11%, while the unionization rate for all occupations was 31%.