C$62,742
Avg. Salary
C$35.29
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$2,464

Bonus

C$2,056

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Instructional Designer is C$35.29 per hour.

The average pay for an Instructional Designer is C$62,742 per year.

10%
C$17.68
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C$35.29
50%
C$69.69
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$35.29
10%
C$46k
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C$63k
50%
C$81k
90%
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MEDIAN C$62,742
C$46,189 - C$81,477
C$46K
C$63K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$62,742
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50%
90%
C$17.68 - C$69.69
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MEDIAN: C$35.29
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50%
90%
C$0C$88K
Salary C$46,189 - C$81,477
Bonus C$989 - C$7,560
Profit Sharing C$991 - C$8,243
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$45,159 - C$88,217
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 322
Hourly Data C$0C$69
Hourly Rate C$17.68 - C$69.69
Overtime C$36.00
Annual Data C$0C$88K
Bonus C$989 - C$7,560
Profit Sharing C$991 - C$8,243
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$45,159 - C$88,217
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 71

Job Description for Instructional Designer

An instructional designer is responsible for developing instructional material, such as customer training courses, that help support the company's technical products. For that purpose, an instructional designer is tasked with creating material that helps all types of users understand the product better. This means demonstrating efficiency through analysis of customers' needs and managing projects, in addition to developing courses that cater to all levels of the audience.

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Instructional Designer Tasks
  • Design, develop, and evaluate instructional materials.
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners to determine specific design focus.

Instructional Designer Pay By Employer

$0$109K

$64,642

Amazon.com Inc
21 profiles
$75,232

$61,611

$59,997

$97,400

$51,054

$57,270

$46,062

$45,495

Instructional Designer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Instructional Designer

Pay by Experience Level for Instructional Designer

Pay by Experience for an Instructional Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Instructional Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$52,000 based on 98 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Instructional Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$68,000 based on 73 salaries. An experienced Instructional Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$69,000 based on 46 salaries. An Instructional Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$84,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$64,452

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

Instructional Designer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Instructional Designer?

Instructional Designer in Waterloo:
"Great place to work, growing city, tech centre of Canada, lots of opportunity."
Pros: It's a place of entrepreneurship, tech innovation, educational hot spot (2 major universities, two small universities - part of UWaterloo now, several colleges, and McMaster Med School satellite campus)
Cons: Traffic, as you get with any city that is growing.

Instructional Designer in Edmonton:
"Interesting And Hardworking."
Ensure you love the career as it will affect too many people of their future.

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Key Stats for Instructional Designer

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Instructional Designer Salaries

▲31%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
C$64,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Instructional Designer Salaries


instructional design
▲2%



National Average
C$64,000

Project Management
▼4%


Technical Writing
▼6%

Online Education
▼7%

Training
▼7%

Graphic Design
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 21%