How much does a Captain make?

Updated Oct. 23, 2021
$112,601 /yr
Average Base Pay

90 salaries

$64K

Low

$113K

Average

$198K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Captain is $112,601 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Captain salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 90 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Captain employees.

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City of St. Catharines
3.3

City of St. Catharines

Captain

$160,380

 /yr
Range: $140K - $174K
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$140K

$174K

$140,398 - $173,781 Range

City of Kitchener
4.2

City of Kitchener

Captain

$125,511

 /yr
Range: $118K - $144K

$118K

$144K

$118,238 - $143,872 Range

City of Oshawa

Captain

$121,543

 /yr
Range: $119K - $127K

$119K

$127K

$118,640 - $127,101 Range

City of Burlington

Captain

$124,825

 /yr
Range: $119K - $130K

$119K

$130K

$119,388 - $129,903 Range

Canadian Armed Forces
4

Canadian Armed Forces

Captain

$89,419

 /yr
Range: $79K - $111K

$79K

$111K

$78,574 - $111,298 Range

Canadian Media Production Association
2.5

Canadian Media Production Association

Captain - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $25 - $32

$25

$32

$25 - $32 Range

City of Guelph
3.6

City of Guelph

Captain

$117,805

 /yr
Range: $117K - $120K

$117K

$120K

$117,128 - $119,955 Range

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Jazz Aviation
4.3

Jazz Aviation

Captain

$142,038

 /yr
Range: $123K - $160K

$123K

$160K

$122,787 - $159,595 Range

BC Ferries
3.6

BC Ferries

Captain

$99,685

 /yr
Range: $70K - $149K

$70K

$149K

$70,000 - $149,328 Range

Radisson Hotels Americas
3.4

Radisson Hotels Americas

Captain - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $17

$17

$17

$17 - $17 Range

Air Canada
3.9

Air Canada

Captain
About 

$175K -$228K

$175K

$228K

$174,670 - $227,655 Range

Department of National Defense
4

$89K

$103K

$89,193 - $103,450 Range

National Defence and the Canadian Forces
4

$83K

$96K

$83,223 - $95,530 Range

District of Mission
4.3

District of Mission

Captain - Hourly
About 

$43 -$50

 hourly

$43

$50

$43 - $50 Range

Ornge
3.9

Ornge

Captain
About 

$89K -$133K

$89K

$133K

$89,404 - $132,950 Range

Dave & Buster's
3.6

Dave & Buster's

Captain - Hourly
About 

$12 -$16

 hourly

$12

$16

$12 - $16 Range

Keewatin Air
2.1

Keewatin Air

Captain
About 

$71K -$76K

$71K

$76K

$70,513 - $75,928 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Captain - Hourly
About 

$16 -$18

 hourly

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Captain - Hourly
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Air Canada
3.9

Air Canada

Captain - Contractor
About 

$204K -$218K

$204K

$218K

$203,624 - $218,009 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Captain salaries

The national average salary for a Captain is $112,601 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Captain salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 90 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Captain employees.

The highest salary for a Captain in Canada is $198,168 per year.

The lowest salary for a Captain in Canada is $63,981 per year.