The average pay for a Physicist is C$71,216 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$40,695 - C$127,743
C$41K
C$71K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$71,216
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C$40,695 - C$127,743  
   
Bonus
C$4,000  
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$40,695 - C$134,276  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Key Stats for Physicist

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
037
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Physicist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
C$71,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None:
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