How much does a Controller make?

Updated Jun 23, 2021
CA$108k /yr
Average Base Pay

462 salaries

CA$73k

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CA$108k

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CA$159k

High

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The national average salary for a Controller is $107,746 in Canada. Filter by location to see Controller salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 462 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Controller employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
ControllerCA$108k /yr
L3
Senior ControllerCA$115k /yr
L4
Lead ControllerCA$96k /yr
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CA$128,726

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CA$103,763

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CA$92,845

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Hydro One
4.2

Hydro One

Controller

CA$163,387

 /yr
Range: CA$110k - CA$200k
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CA$110k

CA$200k

CA$110,294 - CA$200,306 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Controller

CA$104,642

 /yr
Range: CA$87k - CA$126k

CA$87k

CA$126k

CA$87,356 - CA$125,896 Range

Vaco Lannick
3.9

Vaco Lannick

Controller

CA$123,327

 /yr
Range: CA$95k - CA$144k

CA$95k

CA$144k

CA$94,962 - CA$143,881 Range

Martinrea International
3.1

Martinrea International

Controller

CA$101,005

 /yr
Range: CA$98k - CA$118k

CA$98k

CA$118k

CA$98,278 - CA$118,129 Range

Quantum Management Services
3.3

Quantum Management Services

Controller

CA$78,364

 /yr
Range: CA$76k - CA$87k

CA$76k

CA$87k

CA$75,994 - CA$87,356 Range

Harris Computer
4.1

Harris Computer

Controller

CA$82,188

 /yr
Range: CA$81k - CA$91k

CA$81k

CA$91k

CA$80,804 - CA$90,953 Range

The Mason Group
4.1

The Mason Group

Controller

CA$108,699

 /yr
Range: CA$87k - CA$135k

CA$87k

CA$135k

CA$87,356 - CA$134,593 Range

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ABC
4

ABC

Controller

CA$116,920

 /yr
Range: CA$100k - CA$151k

CA$100k

CA$151k

CA$100,000 - CA$150,752 Range

International Financial Group
3.1

International Financial Group

Controller

CA$105,631

 /yr
Range: CA$103k - CA$117k

CA$103k

CA$117k

CA$102,772 - CA$117,045 Range

Impact Recruitment
4.4

Impact Recruitment

Controller

CA$101,059

 /yr
Range: CA$98k - CA$113k

CA$98k

CA$113k

CA$97,767 - CA$113,050 Range

Accountivity
3.4

Accountivity

Controller - Hourly

CA$46

 /hr
Range: CA$39 - CA$62

CA$39

CA$62

CA$39 - CA$62 Range

Dream Unlimited
4.5

Dream Unlimited

Controller
About 

CA$129k -CA$150k

CA$129k

CA$150k

CA$128,578 - CA$150,011 Range

Vitrum
3.1

Vitrum

Controller
About 

CA$116k -CA$128k

CA$116k

CA$128k

CA$116,479 - CA$127,652 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Controller
About 

CA$56k -CA$102k

CA$56k

CA$102k

CA$56,217 - CA$101,792 Range

Magna International
3.8

Magna International

Controller
About 

CA$121k -CA$141k

CA$121k

CA$141k

CA$121,262 - CA$141,172 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Controller
About 

CA$109k -CA$130k

CA$109k

CA$130k

CA$108,898 - CA$129,931 Range

BGIS
3.6

BGIS

Controller
About 

CA$141k -CA$157k

CA$141k

CA$157k

CA$141,157 - CA$157,064 Range

PetroChina
3.4

PetroChina

Controller
About 

CA$265k -CA$286k

CA$265k

CA$286k

CA$264,721 - CA$285,797 Range

Alair Homes
3.7

Alair Homes

Controller
About 

CA$73k -CA$112k

CA$73k

CA$112k

CA$73,098 - CA$111,842 Range

TalentSphere
5

TalentSphere

Controller - Hourly
About 

CA$47 -CA$62

 hourly

CA$47

CA$62

CA$47 - CA$62 Range

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$130,000
per year
A Financial Controller in the Toronto Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
A Financial Controller in the Toronto Area area reported making $110,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Financial Controller in the Vancouver Area area reported making $90,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$150,000
per year
A Controller in the Calgary Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
An Aerospace Controller in the Halifax Area area reported making $50,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Halifax Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$100,000
per year
A Controller in the Vancouver Area area reported making $100,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Document Controller in the Toronto Area area reported making $55,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Controller in the Kitchener Area area reported making $100,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Kitchener Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public