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$55,594 - C$118,481
C$56K
C$71K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$71,451
10%
50%
90%
C$20.75 - C$41.23
C$21
C$32
C$41
MEDIAN: C$32.02
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$118K
Salary C$55,594 - C$118,481
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,455
Profit Sharing C$1,221
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$48,751 - C$98,191
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data C$0C$67
Hourly Rate C$20.75 - C$41.23
Hourly Tips C$1.84
Overtime C$31.27 - C$67.02
Annual Data C$0C$98K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,455
Profit Sharing C$1,221
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$48,751 - C$98,191
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 223

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$69,814

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Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲4%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
C$70,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 16%