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Average Millwright Hourly Pay in Canada

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The average hourly pay for a Millwright in Canada is C$31.32.
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Hourly Rate
C$23 - C$42
C$487 - C$7,727
Profit Sharing
C$518 - C$6,787
Total Pay
C$49,883 - C$95,253
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What Do Millwrights Do?

Millwright Tasks
  • Dismantle machines.
  • Construct foundation for machines.
  • Move machinery and equipment.
  • Assemble and install equipment such as shafting, conveyors and tram rails.
  • Read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.

Job Satisfaction for Millwright

3.6 out of 5
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Popular Employer Salaries for Millwright

The top respondents for the job title Millwright are from the companies Linamar Corporation, Hudson's Bay Company and Dofasco, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Dofasco, Inc where the average pay is C$35.89. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cargill, earning around C$33.64. Linamar Corporation pays the lowest at around C$26.28. Hudson's Bay Company also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying C$33.00.

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What Are Popular Skills for Millwrights?

Skills in Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Industrial Hydraulics and Plant Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Welding.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Millwrights?

An entry-level Millwright with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$22.23 based on 13 salaries. An early career Millwright with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$27.33 based on 247 salaries. A mid-career Millwright with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$31.32 based on 329 salaries. An experienced Millwright with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$33.47 based on 398 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$33.
Employees with Millwright in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 13.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (11.7% more) and London, Ontario (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.4% less), Kitchener, Ontario (4.0% less) and Hamilton, Ontario (2.4% less).

Years of Experience

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