The average salary for a Plant Engineer in Canada is C$76,656.
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Job Description for Plant Engineer
A plant engineer works at the manufacturing or assembly facility in a management and supervisory position. They generally oversee operations and - depending on their company and whether it employs a senior plant engineer - may have the final say on how relevant manufacturing plant functions are performed. The plant engineer works constantly with all machinery and robotics used in the manufacturing process to ensure they work at peak efficiency and safety. They monitor performance of this equip…Read more
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Popular Skills for Plant Engineer
Skills in Plant Maintenance and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Budget Management, Manufacturing Process Engineering and Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Plant Engineer
An entry-level Plant Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,387 based on 6 salaries. An early career Plant Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,510 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Plant Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$90,290 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Plant Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$91,022 based on 14 salaries.
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