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Average Chemical Engineer Salary in Canada

C$66,151
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$3,750
Bonus
C$13,000
Commission
C$2,048
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The average salary for a Chemical Engineer in Canada is C$66,151.
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CA$47k
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CA$66k
90%
CA$98k
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C$47k - C$98k
Bonus
C$519 - C$19k
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C$983 - C$8k
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C$0 - C$13k
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C$45k - C$103k
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What Do Chemical Engineers Do?

Job Satisfaction for Chemical Engineer

4 out of 5
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Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Chemical Engineers?

Skills in Chemical Process Engineering and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, Process Improvement and Microsoft Office.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Engineers?

An entry-level Chemical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$57,730 based on 65 salaries. An early career Chemical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$64,363 based on 175 salaries. A mid-career Chemical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$77,246 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Chemical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$87,579 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$100,000.
Employees with Chemical Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 11.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (7.1% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (7.6% less) and Toronto, Ontario (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 369 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.6%
Early Career
47.4%
Mid Career
19.2%
Experienced
10.6%
Late Career
5.1%