A Stationary Engineer earns an average wage of C$28.92 per hour. 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$55,028 - C$99,159
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$70,000
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C$20.69 - C$40.00
C$21
C$29
C$40
MEDIAN: C$28.92
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$34KC$68KC$102K
Salary
C$70,000  
   
Bonus
C$1,000  
Profit Sharing
C$1,757  
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$45,332 - C$99,933  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$20.69 - C$40.00  
   
Overtime
C$47.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$1,000  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,757  
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$45,332 - C$99,933  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Pay by Experience Level for Stationary Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Stationary Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Stationary Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Stationary Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Stationary Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 13 salaries. A Stationary Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 10 salaries.

Stationary Engineer Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Stationary Engineer?

Stationary Engineer in Waterloo:
Have to be able to work rotating shifts. Should have good technical skills and good communication skills, written and verbal.

Stationary Engineer in Niagara:
"Solely Responsible."
The isolation can be tedious when your the only operator, also dependent on your relief showing up/or on time. (applies to some smaller plants)

Stationary Engineer in Ottawa:
"Power Engineering Was A Great Late-In-Life Career Choice!"
Pros: Professional, skilled work, technical, licenses required, interesting, satisfying, vital service, boss and his boss are great!
Cons: Paid below industry rate. Company has a poor reputation.

Key Stats for Stationary Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
40%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Stationary Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲6%

Late-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
C$61,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 15%