An Urban Planner earns an average salary of C$57,547 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Public Speaking is associated with high pay for this job.

C$41,160 - C$85,367
C$41K
C$58K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$57,547
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50%
90%

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C$20.27 - C$51.05
C$20
C$32
C$51
MEDIAN: C$32.20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$41,160 - C$85,367  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,787  
Profit Sharing
C$1,625  
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$41,999 - C$90,472  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 188
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$50C$100C$150
Hourly Rate
C$20.27 - C$51.05  
   
Overtime
C$21.00 - C$113.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$100KC$200KC$300K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,787  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,625  
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$41,999 - C$90,472  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Pay by Experience Level for Urban Planner

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$59,313

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Urban Planner Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Urban Planner?

Urban Planner in Halifax:
`"$Urban Planner at WSP."`
Pros: Work flexibility, banked hours, corporate culture, experience and industry exposure.
Cons: Lower pay scale.

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Key Stats for Urban Planner

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Urban Planner Salaries

Late-Career
▲63%

▲32%

▲18%

National Average
C$59,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Urban Planner Salaries




Design
▲1%

National Average
C$59,000

Data Analysis
▼1%

Technical Writing
▼13%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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