Average High School Teacher Salary in Canada

C$59,581
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$1,012
Bonus
C$5
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The average salary for a High School Teacher in Canada is C$59,581.
10%
C$40k
MEDIAN
C$60k
90%
C$94k
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Salary
C$40k - C$94k
Bonus
C$7 - C$9k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$5
Total Pay
C$39k - C$94k

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Job Description for High School Teacher

High School Teacher Tasks
  • Instruct via lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects at the post primary level.
  • Maintain student records.
  • Create, administer, and grade tests and assignments to measure students' progress.
  • Establish and enforce behavioral and procedural rules.

Job Satisfaction for High School Teacher

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Popular Skills for High School Teacher

Skills that pay less than market rate include French Language, Oral / Verbal Communication, Mathematica, Curriculum Planning and English Language.

Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

An entry-level High School Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$49,196 based on 78 salaries. An early career High School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,728 based on 429 salaries. A mid-career High School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,652 based on 292 salaries. An experienced High School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$73,218 based on 435 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$79,436.
Employees with High School Teacher in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Winnipeg, Manitoba (3.7% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (16.1% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (12.8% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (6.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,467 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.3%
Early Career
29.2%
Mid Career
19.9%
Experienced
29.7%
Late Career
15.9%