WATCH: CEC’s Mark Milke on how Canadian immigrants thrive working in oil and gas

Newcomers working in oil and gas extraction enjoy higher wages and increases than other Canadian industries

By CEC Staff

Canadian Energy Centre Executive Director of Research Mark Milke joined Business Insider host Mario Toneguzzi to discuss the findings of new research on new Canadians working in the oil and gas extraction sector.

According to the Fact Sheet, newcomers have seen their participation in Canada’s oil and gas extraction sector generally increase since 2006, and those working in the industry enjoyed significantly higher wages and wage increases than the average seen in other Canadian industries.

Watch the full interview here or watch above.