Quarterly Workforce Statistics – December 2022

As of the end of December 2022, there were 41,732 active employees in the Toronto Public Service. The following charts provide a breakdown of employee counts by union affiliation and employee status.

Union Affiliation

Union Number of Employees Percentage of Workforce
CUPE Local 79 28,409 68%
IAFF Local 3888 Firefighters 2,977 7%
Non-Union 5,612 13%
TCEU Local 416 Outside 4,671 11%
Tradespeople 63 0%
41,732

Employee Status

Status Number of Employees Percentage of Workforce
Full-Time Permanent 19,891 48%
Full-Time Temporary 3,670 9%
Part-Time Non-Recreation Workers 4,784 11%
Part-Time Recreation Workers 13,319 32%
Other (includes contract staff, tradespeople, etc.) 68 0%
41,732

 

The information above does not capture employees working in the City’s Agencies, Boards or Commissions (TTC, Police, Library, Association of Community Centres, etc.), Accountability Offices, or elected officials.

Percentages may not equal 100 per cent due to rounding.