Average Electrician with Commercial Skills Hourly Pay in Canada

C$29.77
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C$1,440
Bonus
C$1,600
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The average hourly pay for an Electrician with Commercial skills in Canada is C$29.77.
10%
C$17.61
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C$29.77
90%
C$40.59
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Hourly Rate
C$18 - C$41
Bonus
C$403 - C$5,008
Profit Sharing
C$50 - C$9,933
Total Pay
C$37,625 - C$88,134

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Job Description for Electrician

Electrician Tasks
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all power generation and distribution equipment.
  • Study and understand electrical schematics.
  • Assist in performing and interpreting power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
  • Perform daily inspections and maintenance on electrical equipment.

Popular Employer Salaries for Electrician

The top respondents for the job title Electrician are from the companies Canem Systems Ltd, Electric Co. and Trotter and Morton. Reported salaries are highest at Canem Systems Ltd where the average pay is C$35.27. Trotter and Morton pays the lowest at around C$25.03.

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Popular Skills for Electrician

Skills in Troubleshooting, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Maintenance and Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Residential.

Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

An entry-level Electrician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$16.97 based on 13 salaries. An early career Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$24.19 based on 339 salaries. A mid-career Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$31.03 based on 316 salaries. An experienced Electrician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$32.98 based on 287 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$33.
Employees with Electrician in their job title in Winnipeg, Manitoba earn an average of 16.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (13.0% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (5.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,112 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.2%
Early Career
30.5%
Mid Career
28.4%
Experienced
25.8%
Late Career
14.1%