Average weekly pay rises in Sask.
Published Thursday, August 30, 2012 8:36AM CST
Statistics Canada says average weekly earnings in Saskatchewan were up nearly seven per cent in June compared to a year earlier.
Non-farm payroll employees in the province took home an average of $914.27 a week during the month.
The agency says earnings in Saskatchewan have been higher than the national average for the past year.
Mining and oil and gas workers were the highest paid, followed by employees in utilities and professional, scientific and technical services.