Entry-Level Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist Salary (Canada)

The average rate for an Entry-Level Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist is C$17.90 per hour.

C$25,708 - C$52,224
C$26K
C$39K
C$52K
MEDIAN: C$38,597
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C$14.55 - C$25.32
C$15
C$18
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.91
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C$0C$52K
Salary C$25,708 - C$52,224
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C$29,260 - C$52,440
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 54
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$14.55 - C$25.32
Overtime C$18.00
Annual Data C$0C$52K
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$29,260 - C$52,440
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 136

Job Description for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist

Applied behavior analysis (ABA) therapists are primarily responsible for the care and treatment of children with autism. They often provide care in a one-on-one situation, analyzing a child’s specific needs and developing and implementing therapies to address those issues. A variety of speech and language therapies may be used to improve verbal and communication skills. Once communication is established, social skills, cooperation, and common daily activities are addressed. Applied behavior analysis therapists work closely with the families of children with autism to teach them methods of assisting the child in developing life skills. They careful track and analyze the child’s progress and continually inform their board certified behavior consultant (BCBA) manager about the effectiveness of current treatment.

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Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist Tasks

  • Perform behavioral analysis assessments and evaluations of patients.
  • Record objectives of planned intervention and maintain patients progress and behaviors.
  • Treat patients based on defined interventions, consult with physicians regarding patient status and progress.
  • Maintain updated knowledge on instruction of ABA, behavior management, and techniques applicable to the patient population.

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$37,508

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Key Stats for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 64%