The average wage for an Entry-Level Kinesiologist is C$17.31 per hour.

C$30,129 - C$55,234
C$30K
C$40K
C$55K
MEDIAN: C$40,475
10%
50%
90%
C$13.46 - C$24.51
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.41
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$55K
Salary C$30,129 - C$55,234
Bonus C$99.78 - C$10,213
Profit Sharing C$2,750
Commission C$3,800
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$29,060 - C$51,953
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 159
Hourly Data C$0C$37
Hourly Rate C$13.46 - C$24.51
Overtime C$26.53
Annual Data C$0C$51K
Bonus C$99.78 - C$10,213
Commission C$3,800
Profit Sharing C$2,750
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$29,060 - C$51,953
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 400

Job Description for Kinesiologist

A kinesiologist is a physician who typically specializes in physical therapy or sports medicine as related to human movement, and they work primarily in hospitals, other health care facilities, and private practice during regular daytime hours; however, some who work in hospitals may be on-call during extended hours. Aspiring kinesiologists should earn a four-year premedical degree with a focus on human anatomy, kinesiology or physiology. Upon graduation, a master’s degree or national certification within the field should be pursued.

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Kinesiologist Tasks

  • Administer manual exercises, massage or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength, or decrease or prevent deformity or crippling.
  • Recommend changes in patients' work or living environments, consistent with their needs and capabilities.
  • Provide clients with guidance and information about techniques for postural improvement, and stretching, strengthening, relaxation and rehabilitative exercises.
  • Plan, prepare and carry out programs focused on the science of biomechanics and physiology to maintain, restore physical functions or alleviate pain.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$37,571

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Key Stats for Kinesiologist

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Kinesiologist Salaries


National Average
C$38,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 48%