Average Senior Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Canada

C$100,718
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$6,805
Bonus
C$3,000
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The average salary for a Senior Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Canada is C$100,718.
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C$77k
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C$101k
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C$130k
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MEDIAN C$100,718
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Salary
C$77k - C$130k
Bonus
C$2k - C$17k
Profit Sharing
C$2k - C$8k
Total Pay
C$78k - C$137k

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Job Description for Senior Electrical Engineer

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Career Paths

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electrical Engineer

A mid-career Senior Electrical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$95,906 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$100,142 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$114,534.
Employees with Senior Electrical Engineer in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 25.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (9.2% more) and Burnaby, British Columbia (9.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (15.6% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (6.2% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (5.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 145 survey responses.
Mid Career
16.6%
Experienced
45.5%
Late Career
37.9%