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Average Aerospace Engineer Salary in Canada

C$77,687
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,986
Bonus
C$1,179
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer in Canada is C$77,687.
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CA$51k
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CA$78k
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CA$106k
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C$51k - C$106k
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C$199 - C$8k
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C$234 - C$5k
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C$49k - C$112k
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What Do Aerospace Engineers Do?

Aerospace Engineer Tasks
  • Perform a variety of engineering work in designing, constructing, and testing aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft.
  • May recommend improvements in testing equipment and techniques.
  • May conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design and manufacture.

Job Satisfaction for Aerospace Engineer

4 out of 5
(40)
Highly Satisfied
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Popular Employer Salaries for Aerospace Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Aerospace Engineer are from the companies Bombardier, Pratt and Whitney Canada Corp. and CAE Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Bombardier where the average pay is C$85,357. Pratt and Whitney Canada Corp. pays the lowest at around C$74,268.

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What Are Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineers?

Skills in Engineering Design and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office and Technical Analysis.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineers?

An entry-level Aerospace Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,010 based on 22 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$66,808 based on 99 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$78,829 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$91,873 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$102,853.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Montréal, Québec earn an average of 3.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (3.0% more) and Halifax, Nova Scotia (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (15.0% less), Calgary, Alberta (3.5% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 330 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.7%
Early Career
30.0%
Mid Career
27.6%
Experienced
21.5%
Late Career
14.2%