Average Electrical Engineering Technologist Salary in Canada

C$52,035
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$1,961
Bonus
C$6,000
Commission
C$1,482
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The average salary for an Electrical Engineering Technologist in Canada is C$52,035.
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MEDIAN C$52,035
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United States (change)
Salary
C$40k - C$83k
Bonus
C$955 - C$7k
Profit Sharing
C$241 - C$5k
Commission
C$0 - C$6k
Total Pay
C$39k - C$87k

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Job Description for Electrical Engineering Technologist

Electrical Engineering Technologist Tasks
  • Design, install and maintain electrical control and communication systems.
  • Plan project timelines, material and budget estimates.
  • Test, calibrate and repair electrical equipment and systems.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Electrical Engineering Technologist. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Electrical Engineering Technologist
Electronic Technologist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Electrical Engineering Technologist

Skills in Engineering Design and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD), Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Engineering Technologist

An entry-level Electrical Engineering Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$41,993 based on 90 salaries. An early career Electrical Engineering Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$46,251 based on 171 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Engineering Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,438 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Electrical Engineering Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$66,129 based on 48 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$79,324.
Employees with Electrical Engineering Technologist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 48.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (10.3% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (7.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (18.5% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (2.2% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 398 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.6%
Early Career
43.0%
Mid Career
16.3%
Experienced
12.1%
Late Career
6.0%