ELECTRICAL ENGINEER SALARY IN CANADA

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Average gross salary for Electrical Engineer GROSS SALARY
CA$ 70,050
Average gorss salary (USD) for Electrical Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 67,165
Average net salary for Electrical Engineer NET SALARY
CA$ 50,731
The most typical salary for Electrical Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CA$ 52,744
  Updated: 20 Jul 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 27%
  Salary entries: 46

Electrical Engineer Earnings in Canada

Average salary for Electrical Engineer in Canada is CA$ 70,050.

Average take home earning is CA$ 50,731 (Net).

The most typical salary is CA$ 52,744 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % CA$ 110,880
17 % CA$ 101,600
22 % CA$ 95,500
63 % CA$ 63,750
83 % CA$ 52,744
96 % CA$ 43,333
100 % CA$ 32,860
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Toronto CA$ 67,750 US$ 64,130 20
Calgary CA$ 77,188 US$ 73,560 10
Montreal CA$ 62,425 US$ 57,993 04
Vancouver, Canada CA$ 68,333 US$ 65,832 03
Ottawa CA$ 98,000 US$ 99,315 02
Edmonton CA$ 87,000 US$ 87,838 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
115K US$ 111,262 CA$ 110,880
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125K US$ 110,855 CA$ 122,500
02
105K US$ 100,562 CA$ 101,600
05
95K US$ 86,682 CA$ 95,500
02
85K US$ 78,645 CA$ 83,800
05
75K US$ 69,757 CA$ 73,000
06
65K US$ 62,463 CA$ 63,750
08
55K US$ 49,485 CA$ 52,744
09
45K US$ 42,946 CA$ 43,333
06
35K US$ 32,977 CA$ 32,860
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  SALARY BY GENDER   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 62,018 CA$ 67,128 29
Women US$ 81,074 CA$ 80,790 02
N/A US$ 75,263 CA$ 74,266 15

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 82,710 CA$ 93,333 03
Masters Degree US$ 67,301 CA$ 69,438 13
Bachelors Degree US$ 65,655 CA$ 68,307 28
Some College US$ 64,117 CA$ 63,500 02

Electrical Engineer workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Canada. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses CA$ 93,333. While Electrical Engineer workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of CA$ 63,500. This is 29.00% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 88,309 CA$ 87,500 02
12-16 Years US$ 109,449 CA$ 108,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 77,131 CA$ 95,000 04
4-8 Years US$ 83,728 CA$ 84,000 11
2-4 Years US$ 81,074 CA$ 80,790 02
1-2 Years US$ 64,048 CA$ 66,875 08
0-1 Year US$ 49,971 CA$ 52,151 18

Electrical Engineer workers in Canada with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of CA$ 108,000 compared to CA$ 52,151 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 119.03%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
45-50 US$ 75,277 CA$ 75,000 01
33-38 US$ 73,894 CA$ 84,000 07
27-32 US$ 72,315 CA$ 74,337 08
22-26 US$ 51,670 CA$ 56,042 14
16-21 US$ 66,227 CA$ 66,000 01
N/A US$ 75,263 CA$ 74,266 15
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 66,985 CA$ 69,940 45
Contract US$ 75,277 CA$ 75,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   ELECTRICAL ENGINEER   CANADA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Ottawa Electrical Engineer in Ottawa US$ 99,315 CA$ 98,000 02
2. Edmonton Electrical Engineer in Edmonton US$ 87,838 CA$ 87,000 02
3. Calgary Electrical Engineer in Calgary US$ 73,560 CA$ 77,188 10
4. Vancouver, Canada Electrical Engineer in Vancouver, Canada US$ 65,832 CA$ 68,333 03
5. Toronto Electrical Engineer in Toronto US$ 64,130 CA$ 67,750 20
6. Montreal Electrical Engineer in Montreal US$ 57,993 CA$ 62,425 04

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Electrical Engineer in Australia US$ 88,407 AU$ 96,138 25
2. United States United States Electrical Engineer US$ 77,819 US$ 77,819 91
3. Canada Canada US$ 67,165 CA$ 70,050 46
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Electrical Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 58,893 GBP 40,875 16
5. China China Electrical Engineer in China US$ 27,965 CNY 179,789 19
6. Russia Russia Electrical Engineer in Russia US$ 12,483 RUB 576,311 09
7. India India Electrical Engineer in India US$ 11,870 INR 703,916 48

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(5/5)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "C, microprocessors, C++, python."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 85,000
US$ 64,617


(4/5)  SENIOR CYBER SECURITY RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Sep 2019

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Researching Cyber security for Industrial Control Systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 125,000
US$ 100,099


(3/5)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project engineer for industrial projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 95,000
US$ 76,075


(2/5)  ELECTRONICS ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "I studied in France. I'm an specialized in electrical and electronics engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 56,056


(1/5)  JUNIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Electrical design for oil and gas facilities. Make up drawing and procure equipment."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 58,000
US$ 46,446


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