The average salary for an Electrical Technologist is C$55,463.
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Job Description for Electrical Technologist
Electrical technologists assist in the design, production, and testing of various components within electrical systems. These technologists generally work during traditional business hours, though this may depend on the operating hours of their organization. Although they work in indoor environments and little travel is required, some inherent risks may include exposure to hazardous materials or fumes and the use of dangerous machines. Most in this position have a bachelor's degree in an engine…Read more
Electrical 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.
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Popular Skills for Electrical Technologist
Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical.
Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Technologist
An entry-level Electrical Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,946 based on 26 salaries. An early career Electrical Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$49,511 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Electrical Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$64,795 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Electrical Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$78,344 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$81,927.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Electrical Technologist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 60.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Winnipeg, Manitoba (17.2% more) and Toronto, Ontario (17.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (9.9% less), Ottawa, Ontario (6.7% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (3.9% less).
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