Computer Programmer Salary (Canada)

The average pay for a Computer Programmer is C$49,981 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Computer Programmer Total Pay (?
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C$35,867 - C$69,717
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MEDIAN: C$49,981
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Computer Programmer Total Pay (?
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C$14.02 - C$39.39
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MEDIAN: C$20
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$25KC$50KC$75K
Salary
C$35,867 - C$69,717  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,876  
Profit Sharing
C$387.83 - C$3,606  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$33,520 - C$72,907  
PayScale
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 451
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$14.02 - C$39.39  
   
Overtime
C$5.07 - C$46.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,876  
   
Profit Sharing
C$387.83 - C$3,606  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$33,520 - C$72,907  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 451
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Pay Difference By Location

Calgary
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Winnipeg
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Ottawa
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National Average
C$50,000
Edmonton
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Mississauga
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Waterloo
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Vancouver
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Computer Programmer Reviews

What is it like working as a Computer Programmer?
Computer Programmer in Windsor:
Pros: There are always new things to figure out or new projects that need a lot of thinking time - tasks are always interesting.
Cons: People think you can repair ridiculous things, such as phone lines or fax machines.

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Experience Affects Computer Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%
National Average
C$50,000

Skills That Affect Computer Programmer Salaries

Microsoft Access
up arrow 5%
PL/SQL
up arrow 3%
Oracle
up arrow 3%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 1%
C#
0%
SQL
0%
Microsoft SQL Server
0%
National Average
C$50,000
C++
up arrow 1%
ASP.NET
up arrow 1%
UNIX
up arrow 1%
.NET
up arrow 2%
VB.Net
up arrow 3%
up arrow 7%
Java
up arrow 8%
Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 17%

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 21%
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