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Average Telecommunications Engineer Salary in Canada

C$71,419
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$6,100
Bonus
C$3,000
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The average salary for a Telecommunications Engineer in Canada is C$71,419.
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CA$47k
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CA$71k
90%
CA$107k
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C$47k - C$107k
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C$48k - C$108k
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What Do Telecommunications Engineers Do?

Telecommunications Engineer Tasks
  • Inspect telecommunications equipment to ensure compliance with specification or safety codes.
  • Prepare documentation and other information for telecommunications equipment.
  • Design telecommunications components, software, and other telecommunications products or systems.
  • Provide technical support or training to staff or customers regarding telecommunications equipment.

Job Satisfaction for Telecommunications Engineer

4.2 out of 5
(11)
Highly Satisfied
22Reviews

Career Paths

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Telecommunications Engineer
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What Are Popular Skills for Telecommunications Engineers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include VoIP, Project Management, Engineering Design and Telecommunications.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Telecommunications Engineers?

An entry-level Telecommunications Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$58,555 based on 5 salaries. An early career Telecommunications Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,402 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Telecommunications Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,140 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Telecommunications Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,588 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$98,264.
Employees with Telecommunications Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 42.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (5.0% more) and Toronto, Ontario (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (14.7% less), Montréal, Québec (10.4% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 64 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.8%
Early Career
21.9%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
34.4%
Late Career
10.9%