Average Senior Recruiter Salary in Canada

C$67,825
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$5,174
Bonus
C$20,347
Commission
C$2,750
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The average salary for a Senior Recruiter in Canada is C$67,825.
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C$44k
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C$68k
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C$91k
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MEDIAN C$67,825
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Salary
C$44k - C$91k
Bonus
C$983 - C$17k
Profit Sharing
C$983 - C$5k
Commission
C$3k - C$47k
Total Pay
C$45k - C$96k

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Job Description for Senior Recruiter

Senior Recruiter Tasks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with hiring managers to stay abreast of current and future hiring and business needs.
  • Develop and implement hiring strategies to attract top talent.
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures.
  • May be involved in writing and placing advertising for open positions in publications; online and print.
  • Source, screen and interview applicants to obtain information on work history, training, education, and job skills for open positions; may utilize ATS.

Career Paths

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Senior Recruiter
Human Resources (HR) Administrator
Technical Recruiter
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Recruiter

Skills in Full-Cycle Recruiting, Sourcing, Applicant Tracking System (ATS) Software and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Recruiting.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Recruiter

An early career Senior Recruiter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$51,244 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Senior Recruiter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,196 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Senior Recruiter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$74,516 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$76,000.
Employees with Senior Recruiter in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 8.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (4.7% more) and Montréal, Québec (1.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 123 survey responses.
Early Career
21.1%
Mid Career
43.1%
Experienced
31.7%
Late Career
4.1%

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