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Computer Programmer Salary (Canada)

The average pay for a Computer Programmer is C$49,995 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Computer Programmer Salary (?
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C$35,660 - C$70,965
(Median)
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71K
MEDIAN: C$49,994
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Computer Programmer Salary (?
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C$13.70 - C$40.16
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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$35,660 - C$70,965  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,929  
Profit Sharing
C$200.00 - C$4,750  
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$33,122 - C$74,520  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 341
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$13.70 - C$40.16  
   
Overtime
C$5.00 - C$47.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,929  
   
Profit Sharing
C$200.00 - C$4,750  
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$33,122 - C$74,520  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Calgary
up arrow 11%
up arrow 4%
Ottawa
up arrow 1%
Winnipeg
up arrow 1%
Montréal
0%
Edmonton
0%
National Average
C$50,000
Mississauga
up arrow 3%
Vancouver
up arrow 6%
Halifax
up arrow 9%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

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 8%
PL/SQL
up arrow 2%
Oracle
up arrow 2%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
UNIX
up arrow 1%
C#
0%
SQL
0%
Visual Basic (VB)
0%
National Average
C$50,000
C++
up arrow 2%
.NET
up arrow 2%
VB.Net
up arrow 2%
Java
up arrow 3%
ASP.NET
up arrow 3%
up arrow 10%
Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 21%