An Instrumentation Engineer earns an average salary of C$73,434 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

C$53,287 - C$140,939
C$53K
C$75K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$74,558
10%
50%
90%
C$30.04 - C$73.40
C$30
C$37
C$73
MEDIAN: C$37.19
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$154K
Salary C$53,287 - C$140,939
Bonus C$0.00 - C$34,645
Profit Sharing C$5,000
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$58,441 - C$154,134
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 48
Hourly Data C$0C$76
Hourly Rate C$30.04 - C$73.40
Overtime C$69.50
Annual Data C$0C$154K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$34,645
Profit Sharing C$5,000
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$58,441 - C$154,134
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay by Experience Level for Instrumentation Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Instrumentation Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Instrumentation Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Instrumentation Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$75,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Instrumentation Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$106,000 based on 13 salaries. An Instrumentation Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$125,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$75,709

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Instrumentation Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Instrumentation Engineer?

Instrumentation Engineer in Calgary:
"Diverse experience and skill set development."
Pros: You learn a lot about mechanical, electrical, and process design considerations and techniques. There are a lot of times when you have to be able to adapt outside of your comfort zone to solve problems you may not have had classes or experience in. The learning curve is steep but worthwhile.
Cons: Amount of work is very dynamic. Some days are busiest ever, some are much more laid back and you have free time to research and work on smaller projects.

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Key Stats for Instrumentation Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Instrumentation Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲65%

Experienced
▲40%

National Average
C$76,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Instrumentation Engineer Salaries

Instrument Control
▲1%

National Average
C$76,000


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 12%
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