Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills in Toronto, Ontario Salary (Canada)

An Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Toronto, Ontario earns an average wage of C$30.69 per hour.

C$20.32 - C$39.91
C$20
C$31
C$40
MEDIAN: C$30.73
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$64
Hourly Rate C$20.32 - C$39.91
Hourly Tips C$3.41
Overtime C$30.41 - C$64.11
Annual Data C$0C$87K
Bonus C$2,500
Total Pay (?
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C$48,072 - C$87,217
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Electrician

Electricians work for a wide variety of companies, perform a multitude of tasks that generally require close attention to detail and good judgment, and have a journeyman electrician's license. These licenses typically require four years of apprentice work. That time includes some classroom instruction and a good deal of actual fieldwork. Certain states and companies may require a master electrician's license, which entails several more years of experience working as a journeyman.

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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.

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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$58,000 based on 9 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$69,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 10 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$76,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲13%

▲3%

▲1%

National Average
C$67,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 22%