Making Design (Canada)

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info SALARY PROFILES
64
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 53,791
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
CA$ 57,836
info AVG. NET SALARY
CA$ 43,168
  UPDATED: 06 Nov 2018
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 25%

What is average salary for Making Design in Canada?

Based on our survey (64 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Making Design in Canada is CA$ 57,836. Average NET salary is CA$ 43,168. The most frequent GROSS salary is CA$ 43,940. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 8-12 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Graphic Designer CA$ 48,850 US$ 45,893 10
Web Designer CA$ 49,950 US$ 45,239 06
Design Manager CA$ 77,000 US$ 72,292 05
Designer CA$ 74,400 US$ 68,854 05
Industrial Designer CA$ 52,584 US$ 50,300 05
Interior Designer CA$ 53,000 US$ 49,142 04
Mechanical Designer CA$ 66,226 US$ 63,189 03
Kitchen Designer CA$ 42,666 US$ 43,239 03
Textile Designer CA$ 41,333 US$ 39,865 03
Interaction Designer CA$ 61,500 US$ 53,855 02
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Toronto CA$ 57,372 US$ 51,057 22
Vancouver, Canada CA$ 63,107 US$ 57,924 13
Montreal CA$ 46,428 US$ 46,074 07
Calgary CA$ 83,500 US$ 82,959 06
Ottawa CA$ 53,333 US$ 51,884 03
Victoria, Canada CA$ 59,250 US$ 47,447 02
Edmonton CA$ 39,500 US$ 37,547 02
Waterloo CA$ 29,000 US$ 29,389 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Making Design in Canada

Below is the list of 64 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(64/64) UX/UI DESIGNER


 Posted: 06 Nov 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Create user interfaces for apps based on User centred research"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 65,000
US$ 52,052

(63/64) SENIOR WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 06 Nov 2018

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Create the user nterface for digital applications based on user centred research"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 53,500
US$ 42,842

(62/64) UX LEAD


 Posted: 21 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "solve complex user and business problems through technology"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 135,000
US$ 108,107

(61/64) PRODUCT DEVELOPER


 Posted: 17 Dec 2017

      

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Create CAD models. Talk to vendors"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 45,858

(60/64) MECHANICAL SYSTEMS DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Oct 2017

      

Some College, 1-2 years: "Design conveyors, produce drawings, render 3d models"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 43,680
US$ 33,385

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(59/64) JUNIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 20 Sep 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Packaging designer for an organic food company"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 52,000
US$ 39,744

(58/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Jul 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "all aspects of print and web design"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 38,215

(57/64) DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 May 2017

      

High School, 20+ years: "Master Architectural Molding Designer for Hotels, Buildings, Residential and Commercial."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 65,000
US$ 49,679

(56/64) INTERACTION DESIGNER


 Posted: 12 Apr 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Interaction Designer responsible for designing features for TV and Mobile software. Create logic for building software using wireframes, flows, Information Architecture maps, and writing specification documents."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 68,000
US$ 51,972

(55/64) OTHER DESIGNER CAREER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2016

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "User Experience Designer in the financial industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 140,000
US$ 100,804

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(54/64) WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 20 Apr 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Design User Experiences and develop prototypes"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 68,700
US$ 49,466

(53/64) OTHER DESIGNER CAREER


 Posted: 11 Mar 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Drafting designer for tapered insulation in the roofing industry"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 61,800
US$ 44,498

(52/64) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 22 Feb 2015

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 85,000
US$ 67,863

(51/64) DESIGNER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2015

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Student. Currently switching careers from marketing/graphic design to interior design."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 24,000
US$ 19,161

(50/64) OTHER DESIGNER CAREER


 Posted: 18 Nov 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 100,000
US$ 90,308

(49/64) TOY DESIGNER


 Posted: 14 Oct 2014

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 28,000
US$ 25,286

(48/64) TECHNICAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 40,638

(47/64) OTHER DESIGNER CAREER


 Posted: 22 Sep 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 63,215

(46/64) PACKAGING DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Jun 2014

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 27,092

(45/64) USER INTERFACE DESIGNER


 Posted: 05 May 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 42,000
US$ 37,929

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(44/64) DESIGNER


 Posted: 14 Apr 2014

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 32,000
US$ 28,898

(43/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 31 Mar 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 85,000
US$ 76,762

(42/64) DESIGNER


 Posted: 01 Mar 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 71,000
US$ 64,118

(41/64) TEXTILE DESIGNER


 Posted: 07 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 55,000
US$ 49,669

(40/64) JEWELRY DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Oct 2013

      

Bellow H. School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 88,000
US$ 88,325

(39/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 25 Aug 2013

   

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 47,500
US$ 47,675

(38/64) MECHANICAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Mar 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 90,000
US$ 90,310

(37/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 29 Mar 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,138

(36/64) ELECTRICAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Feb 2012

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 70,241

(35/64) PIPING DESIGNER


 Posted: 22 Feb 2012

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 144,000
US$ 144,496

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(34/64) WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 16 Feb 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 75,500
US$ 75,760

(33/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 Feb 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 48,000
US$ 48,165

(32/64) MECHANICAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 17 Dec 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 65,000
US$ 65,872

(31/64) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Dec 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 35,470

(30/64) TEXTILE DESIGNER


 Posted: 18 Nov 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 34,000
US$ 34,456

(29/64) KITCHEN DESIGNER


 Posted: 29 Oct 2011

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 28,000
US$ 28,376

(28/64) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 18 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(27/64) WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Oct 2011

   

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 37,000
US$ 37,496

(26/64) GAME DESIGNER


 Posted: 09 Oct 2011

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 51,000
US$ 51,684

(25/64) TOY DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Oct 2011

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,537

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(24/64) DESIGN MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(23/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Oct 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,537

(22/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(21/64) WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 19 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(20/64) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 42,000
US$ 42,563

(19/64) WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 35,470

(18/64) DESIGN MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 101,000
US$ 102,355

(17/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 34,000
US$ 34,456

(16/64) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 42,000
US$ 42,563

(15/64) INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 49,920
US$ 50,590

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(14/64) KITCHEN DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2011

      

High School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(13/64) TEXTILE DESIGNER


 Posted: 11 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 35,470

(12/64) DESIGN MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Jul 2011

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 49,000
US$ 49,657

(11/64) DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 180,000
US$ 182,415

(10/64) INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Jun 2011

   

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 37,960
US$ 38,469

(9/64) OTHER DESIGNER CAREER


 Posted: 13 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 45,604

(8/64) INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 07 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,537

(7/64) DESIGN MANAGER


 Posted: 06 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(6/64) COSTUME DESIGNER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2011

      

Bellow H. School education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 20,000
US$ 20,268

(5/64) KITCHEN DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 May 2011

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

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(4/64) INTERACTION DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 May 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 55,000
US$ 55,738

(3/64) JEWELRY DESIGNER


 Posted: 27 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(2/64) INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 17 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 68,000
US$ 68,912

(1/64) INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 18 Apr 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 45,604

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This salary report contains various tables and charts to represent how different careers, cities, education, experience, age, gender, etc. affect salaries.

  SURVEY BY LEVELS   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
185K US$ 182,415 CA$ 180,000
01
145K US$ 122,650 CA$ 142,000
02
135K US$ 108,107 CA$ 135,000
01
105K US$ 96,331 CA$ 100,500
02
95K US$ 90,310 CA$ 90,000
01
85K US$ 77,650 CA$ 86,000
03
75K US$ 68,334 CA$ 71,625
04
65K US$ 53,539 CA$ 65,187
08
55K US$ 48,493 CA$ 51,375
12
45K US$ 43,075 CA$ 43,940
15
35K US$ 33,462 CA$ 33,632
11
25K US$ 23,273 CA$ 25,000
04

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 61,863 CA$ 70,953 22
Female US$ 49,170 CA$ 57,170 10
N/A US$ 49,685 CA$ 49,027 32

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 67,939 CA$ 77,200 05
Bachelors Degree US$ 56,233 CA$ 59,418 32
Some College US$ 47,587 CA$ 51,790 23
High School US$ 50,175 CA$ 57,500 02
Bellow H. School US$ 54,297 CA$ 54,000 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 50,818 CA$ 57,555 09
16-20 Years US$ 95,741 CA$ 107,000 03
12-16 Years US$ 62,060 CA$ 63,357 07
8-12 Years US$ 67,327 CA$ 74,980 10
4-8 Years US$ 47,808 CA$ 52,870 10
2-4 Years US$ 46,431 CA$ 47,488 10
1-2 Years US$ 36,066 CA$ 37,736 05
0-1 Year US$ 46,760 CA$ 47,700 10

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  SURVEY BY AGES   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
More US$ 90,308 CA$ 100,000 01
69-74 US$ 63,270 CA$ 69,000 02
51-56 US$ 79,215 CA$ 85,666 03
45-50 US$ 53,484 CA$ 58,333 06
39-44 US$ 55,541 CA$ 69,375 04
33-38 US$ 66,012 CA$ 77,633 06
27-32 US$ 48,579 CA$ 55,528 07
22-26 US$ 39,662 CA$ 51,893 03
N/A US$ 49,685 CA$ 49,027 32

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Piping Designer US$ 144,496 CA$ 144,000 01
2. Other Designer Career US$ 68,886 CA$ 83,360 05
3. Design Manager US$ 72,292 CA$ 77,000 05
4. Designer US$ 68,854 CA$ 74,400 05
5. Electrical Designer US$ 70,241 CA$ 70,000 01
6. Mechanical Designer US$ 63,189 CA$ 66,226 03
7. Interaction Designer US$ 53,855 CA$ 61,500 02
8. Jewelry Designer US$ 59,364 CA$ 59,000 02
9. User Interface Designer US$ 44,990 CA$ 53,500 02
10. Interior Designer US$ 49,142 CA$ 53,000 04
11. Industrial Designer US$ 50,300 CA$ 52,584 05
12. Game Designer US$ 51,684 CA$ 51,000 01
13. Web Designer US$ 45,239 CA$ 49,950 06
14. Graphic Designer US$ 45,893 CA$ 48,850 10
15. Technical Designer US$ 40,638 CA$ 45,000 01
16. Kitchen Designer US$ 43,239 CA$ 42,666 03
17. Textile Designer US$ 39,865 CA$ 41,333 03
18. Instructional Designer US$ 38,469 CA$ 37,960 01
19. Toy Designer US$ 32,911 CA$ 34,000 02
20. Packaging Designer US$ 27,092 CA$ 30,000 01
21. Costume Designer US$ 20,268 CA$ 20,000 01

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 51,392 CA$ 55,952 51
Contract US$ 69,811 CA$ 69,500 08
Self Employed US$ 38,215 CA$ 50,000 01
Part Time US$ 56,222 CA$ 60,500 04

  SURVEY BY CITIES   MAKING DESIGN   CANADA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Calgary Making Design US$ 82,959 CA$ 83,500 06
2. Vancouver, Canada Making Design US$ 57,924 CA$ 63,107 13
3. Victoria, Canada Making Design US$ 47,447 CA$ 59,250 02
4. Toronto Making Design US$ 51,057 CA$ 57,372 22
5. Ottawa Making Design US$ 51,884 CA$ 53,333 03
6. Montreal Making Design US$ 46,074 CA$ 46,428 07
7. Edmonton Making Design US$ 37,547 CA$ 39,500 02
8. Waterloo Making Design US$ 29,389 CA$ 29,000 02

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. United States United States Making Design US$ 59,545 US$ 59,545 196
2. Australia Australia Making Design US$ 55,910 AU$ 61,586 45
3. Canada Canada US$ 53,791 CA$ 57,836 64
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Making Design US$ 52,134 GBP 34,975 44
5. China China Making Design US$ 30,081 CNY 192,422 46
6. Mexico Mexico Making Design US$ 26,451 MXN 476,660 07
7. India India Making Design US$ 14,867 INR 895,281 116

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