Average Salary and Wage in Canada

Average Salary in Canada (2022)

$54,630 per year
$4,552 per month
The average salary in Canada is $54,630 per year or $1050 per week (gross income). The average hourly wage rate in Canada is $ 29.51, considering both full- and part-time employees (Source: Statistics Canada, Employee wages by industry, annual).

Popular Salaries

Deviation from the national average salary
Pharmacist
$96,800/year
$96,800/year
+77% 
Software Developer
$77,236/year
$77,236/year
+41% 
Lawyer
$75,300/year
$75,300/year
+38% 
Project Manager
$74,654/year
$74,654/year
+37% 
Truck Driver
$64,800/year
$64,800/year
+19% 
Paralegal
$51,800/year
$51,800/year
 -5%
Graphic Designer
$48,857/year
$48,857/year
 -11%
Administrative Assistant
$42,600/year
$42,600/year
 -22%
Flight Attendant
$41,200/year
$41,200/year
 -25%
Veterinary Technician
$39,528/year
$39,528/year
 -28%

Average Salaries by Industry

Administration
Construction
Education & Training
Engineering
Healthcare
IT
$78,350/year
$75,400/year
$64,748/year
$78,600/year
$72,300/year
$77,236/year
$76,300/year
$51,672/year
$56,420/year
Legal
$98,100/year
$72,800/year
$67,200/year
$49,462/year
$75,300/year
$45,700/year
$48,300/year
$51,800/year
$127,600/year
$76,800/year
Marketing
Media & Publishing
$50,200/year
$48,857/year
$50,200/year
$53,600/year
Pharmaceutical
Safety & Security
Scientific
$96,400/year
$66,590/year
$84,680/year
$60,649/year
$60,125/year
Tourism & Hospitality
$41,200/year
$36,700/year
$54,200/year
$37,300/year
$38,900/year
Transport & Logistics
$82,800/year
$44,200/year
$61,400/year
$69,655/year
$39,800/year
$35,400/year
$60,800/year
$83,200/year
$64,800/year
$56,675/year
$36,070/year