Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary (Canada)

The average wage for an Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills is C$31.95 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$55,853 - C$121,217
C$56K
C$77K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$77,039
10%
50%
90%
C$20.83 - C$41.07
C$21
C$32
C$41
MEDIAN: C$31.95
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$121K
Salary C$55,853 - C$121,217
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,374
Profit Sharing C$1,600
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$49,044 - C$98,799
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36
Hourly Data C$0C$69
Hourly Rate C$20.83 - C$41.07
Hourly Tips C$1.84
Overtime C$32.86 - C$69.38
Annual Data C$0C$98K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,374
Profit Sharing C$1,600
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$49,044 - C$98,799
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 226

Electrician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 61 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$71,000 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$72,000 based on 114 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 57 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$70,013

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲3%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
C$70,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 15%