Average Entry-Level Junior Mechanical Engineer Salary in Canada

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The average salary for an Entry-Level Junior Mechanical Engineer in Canada is C$52,280.
MEDIAN C$52,280
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C$40k - C$61k
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C$983 - C$5k
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C$40k - C$62k

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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.

Career Paths

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Junior Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Project Engineer
Mechanical Designer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Junior Mechanical Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Junior Mechanical Engineer

An early career Junior Mechanical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$53,953 based on 299 salaries. A mid-career Junior Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,520 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Junior Mechanical Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 16.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (3.3% more) and Toronto, Ontario (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (6.2% less), Ottawa, Ontario (2.8% less) and London, Ontario (2.7% less).

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