The average salary for a Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer in Canada is C$79,584.
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Job Description for Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer
Radio frequency (RF) engineers are responsible for performing research that furthers the success of intelligence sensors and surveillance radars, including research in the fields of bistatic, passive and active multiple inputs, multiple outputs, monostatic, and over-the-horizon radar. RF engineers must expand their current knowledge about radio frequency sensor components, data collection, and analysis to improve radar designing, testing, and evaluation. They are tasked with using measures of p…Read more
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Popular Skills for Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer
Satellite, Microwave Technology
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Engineering Design, Simulation, Wireless and Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Satellite, Microwave Technology.
Pay by Experience Level for Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer
An entry-level Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$67,399 based on 7 salaries. An early career Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$72,563 based on 40 salaries. A mid-career Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$78,169 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$94,283 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$99,470.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer in their job title in Halifax, Nova Scotia earn an average of 11.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (8.6% more) and Montréal, Québec (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (20.8% less), Markham, Ontario (15.1% less) and Toronto, Ontario (3.2% less).
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