An Electrician in Ottawa, Ontario earns an average wage of C$30.34 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$43,631 - C$90,677
C$44K
C$65K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$65,003
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50%
90%

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C$15.48 - C$41.67
C$15
C$30
C$42
MEDIAN: C$30.34
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$43,631 - C$90,677  
   
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$37,440 - C$87,583  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$28C$56C$84
Hourly Rate
C$15.48 - C$41.67  
   
Overtime
C$56.25  
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
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$37,440 - C$87,583  
   
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
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Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
C$64,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

National Average
C$64,000


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 5%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 10%

Residential
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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