Average Junior Mechanical Engineer Salary in Canada

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The average salary for a Junior Mechanical Engineer in Canada is C$53,374.
MEDIAN C$53,374
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C$42k - C$66k
C$962 - C$6k
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C$903 - C$5k
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C$41k - C$65k

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Job Description for Junior Mechanical Engineer

Junior Mechanical Engineer Tasks
  • Provide technical design support to engineering team.
  • Prepare detailed reports to demonstrate technical progress and accomplishments on projects.
  • Resolve product development issues through creative testing and re-engineering.
  • Perform necessary technical calculations and testing to ensure functional and sound work-product.

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Career Paths

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Junior Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Designer
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Popular Skills for Junior Mechanical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Project Management and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks.

Pay by Experience Level for Junior Mechanical Engineer

An entry-level Junior Mechanical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$51,963 based on 221 salaries. An early career Junior Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$53,948 based on 271 salaries. A mid-career Junior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,520 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Junior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 18.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (10.5% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (4.9% less), Montréal, Québec (3.9% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (3.5% less).

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