Average Early-Career Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer Hourly Pay in Canada

C$20.52
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer in Canada is C$20.52.
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C$15.03
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C$20.52
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C$29.36
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MEDIAN C$20.52
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Hourly Rate
C$15 - C$29
Bonus
C$0 - C$1,000
Total Pay
C$31,660 - C$63,367

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Job Description for Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer

Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer Tasks
  • Examine systems to locate problems such as loose connections or broken insulation.
  • Demonstrate systems for customers, and explain details such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
  • Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features in order to ensure proper functioning, and to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, and related equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer

An entry-level Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$17.00 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$25.33 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$25.85 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$25.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 7.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Surrey, British Columbia (12.3% less) and Toronto, Ontario (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 70 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.4%
Mid Career
42.9%
Experienced
27.1%
Late Career
18.6%