Electrician Salary (Canada)

The average rate for an Electrician is C$27.43 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Industrial.
Electrician Salary (?
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C$30,546 - C$90,482
(Median)
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MEDIAN: C$54,020
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Electrician Salary (?
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C$15.90 - C$38.69
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MEDIAN: C$27.00
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$30,546 - C$90,482  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,017  
Profit Sharing
C$850 - C$3,500  
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$32,839 - C$87,949  
PayScale
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 189
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$24C$48C$72
Hourly Rate
C$15.90 - C$38.69  
   
Overtime
C$21.71 - C$70.28  
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$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,017  
   
Profit Sharing
C$850 - C$3,500  
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$32,839 - C$87,949  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 881
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Pay Difference By Location

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Saskatoon
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Kitchener
0%
Kelowna
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National Average
C$59,000
London
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Victoria
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Hamilton
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Halifax
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Winnipeg
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Montréal
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Electrician Reviews

What is it like working as an Electrician?
Electrician in Kitchener:
"work flexibility,corporate "
Pros: creation,alot of varaities and flexability.
Cons: management,long working hours and payment.

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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

National Average
C$59,000

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Industrial
up arrow 14%
National Average
C$59,000
Residential
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 118 votes.

Gender

Female
1%
female alumni
 
Male
99%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 31%
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