How much does a Postdoctoral Fellow make?

Updated Nov. 27, 2021
$49,783 /yr
Average Base Pay

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The national average salary for Postdoctoral Fellow is $49,783 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Postdoctoral Fellow salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1773 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Postdoctoral Fellow employees.

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University of Toronto
4.3

University of Toronto

Postdoctoral Fellow

$50,099

 /yr
Range: $34K - $93K
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$34K

$93K

$33,841 - $92,698 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Postdoctoral Fellow

$50,649

 /yr
Range: $38K - $83K

$38K

$83K

$37,823 - $83,317 Range

University of Alberta
4.3

University of Alberta

Postdoctoral Fellow

$47,244

 /yr
Range: $39K - $100K

$39K

$100K

$38,823 - $100,210 Range

McGill University
4.2

McGill University

Postdoctoral Fellow

$46,628

 /yr
Range: $36K - $73K

$36K

$73K

$36,256 - $73,119 Range

University of Waterloo
4.4

University of Waterloo

Postdoctoral Fellow

$49,611

 /yr
Range: $31K - $86K

$31K

$86K

$30,774 - $85,538 Range

University Health Network
4.1

University Health Network

Postdoctoral Fellow

$50,213

 /yr
Range: $38K - $70K

$38K

$70K

$38,443 - $70,295 Range

McMaster University
4.4

McMaster University

Postdoctoral Fellow

$50,510

 /yr
Range: $39K - $95K

$39K

$95K

$38,786 - $94,913 Range

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University of Calgary
4.1

University of Calgary

Postdoctoral Fellow

$53,243

 /yr
Range: $42K - $74K

$42K

$74K

$41,933 - $74,227 Range

Queen's University
4.3

Queen's University

Postdoctoral Fellow

$46,968

 /yr
Range: $36K - $62K

$36K

$62K

$35,571 - $61,918 Range

University of Toronto
4.3

University of Toronto

Postdoctoral Fellow - Contractor

$48,992

 /yr
Range: $40K - $71K

$40K

$71K

$39,873 - $71,202 Range

University of Ottawa
4.3

University of Ottawa

Postdoctoral Fellow

$47,345

 /yr
Range: $39K - $63K

$39K

$63K

$38,645 - $63,133 Range

University of Saskatchewan
4.2

University of Saskatchewan

Postdoctoral Fellow

$47,037

 /yr
Range: $38K - $64K

$38K

$64K

$37,515 - $64,312 Range

University of Montreal
4.3

University of Montreal

Postdoctoral Fellow

$44,266

 /yr
Range: $33K - $76K

$33K

$76K

$33,380 - $75,653 Range

Polytechnique Montréal
4.3

Polytechnique Montréal

Postdoctoral Fellow

$48,304

 /yr
Range: $38K - $63K

$38K

$63K

$38,481 - $62,533 Range

University of Western Ontario
4.4

University of Western Ontario

Postdoctoral Fellow

$46,985

 /yr
Range: $35K - $68K

$35K

$68K

$34,927 - $68,343 Range

Simon Fraser University
4.1

Simon Fraser University

Postdoctoral Fellow

$51,997

 /yr
Range: $41K - $67K

$41K

$67K

$41,137 - $66,553 Range

Université Laval
4.3

Université Laval

Postdoctoral Fellow

$48,234

 /yr
Range: $40K - $73K

$40K

$73K

$39,662 - $73,061 Range

University of Guelph
4.5

University of Guelph

Postdoctoral Fellow

$48,446

 /yr
Range: $36K - $71K

$36K

$71K

$36,458 - $70,655 Range

York University
4.2

York University

Postdoctoral Fellow

$51,034

 /yr
Range: $41K - $75K

$41K

$75K

$40,509 - $74,713 Range

Concordia University
4.2

Concordia University

Postdoctoral Fellow

$48,848

 /yr
Range: $39K - $70K

$39K

$70K

$38,786 - $70,484 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Postdoctoral Fellow salaries

The national average salary for a Postdoctoral Fellow is $49,783 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Postdoctoral Fellow salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1773 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Postdoctoral Fellow employees.

The highest salary for a Postdoctoral Fellow in Canada is $62,237 per year.

The lowest salary for a Postdoctoral Fellow in Canada is $39,821 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent postdoctoral fellow salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$48,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Montreal Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$35,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Thunder Bay Area area reported making $35,000 per year
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Thunder Bay Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Vancouver Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$75,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Ottawa Area area reported making $75,000 per year
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Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$23
hourly
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Windsor Area area reported making $23 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Windsor Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$73,544
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Vancouver Area area reported making $73,544 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$36,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Fredericton Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
Fredericton Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$75,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Vancouver Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$41,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Toronto Area area reported making $41,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
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