Average Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer Salary in Canada

C$99,897
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$5,098
Bonus
C$2,250
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Electrical Engineer in Canada is C$99,897.
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C$79k
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C$123k
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MEDIAN C$99,897
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Salary
C$79k - C$123k
Bonus
C$1k - C$18k
Profit Sharing
C$1k - C$10k
Total Pay
C$80k - C$131k

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Job Description for Senior Electrical Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Senior Electrical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Senior Electrical Engineer
Electrical Engineer
Electrical Engineering Manager
Design Engineering Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer

An early career Senior Electrical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$78,119 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$95,625 based on 43 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$113,810.
Employees with Senior Electrical Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 20.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (2.5% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (1.0% less) and Toronto, Ontario (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 131 survey responses.
Early Career
6.1%
Mid Career
32.8%
Late Career
61.1%