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Occupational Profile

Baker

Bakers prepare and bake breads, cakes, cookies, pastries, pies and other baked goods.

Apprenticeship Regulated Occupation

Wage and Salary

Journeyperson wage rates vary, but generally range from $20 to $25 an hour plus benefits (2014 estimates). Apprentice bakers earn at least 65% of the journeyperson rate in their place of employment in the first year, 75% in the second and 85% in the third.

Bakers are part of the larger 2011 National Occupational Classification 6332: Bakers.

According to the 2015 Alberta Wage and Salary Survey, Albertans in the Bakers occupational group earned on average from $14.90 to $20.40 an hour. The overall average wage was $16.85 an hour. For more information, see the Bakers wage profile.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

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