How much does a Electrical Engineer make?

Updated Sep. 16, 2021
$80,573 /yr
Average Base Pay

479 salaries

$53K

Low

$81K

Average

$123K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Electrical Engineer is $80,573 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 479 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Electrical Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Electrical Engineer$80,573 /yr
L3
Senior Electrical Engineer$122,011 /yr
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$79,196

per year

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$72,563

per year

Fresher Electrical Engineer

$79,024

per year

Entry Electrical Engineer

$79,024

per year

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Amec Foster Wheeler
3.4

Amec Foster Wheeler

Electrical Engineer

$109,493

 /yr
Range: $60K - $165K
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$60K

$165K

$59,857 - $164,731 Range

SNC-Lavalin
3.6

SNC-Lavalin

Electrical Engineer

$93,679

 /yr
Range: $68K - $122K

$68K

$122K

$67,845 - $122,249 Range

Hatch
4

Hatch

Electrical Engineer

$78,032

 /yr
Range: $68K - $86K

$68K

$86K

$67,603 - $86,363 Range

ABB
3.9

ABB

Electrical Engineer

$83,518

 /yr
Range: $66K - $113K

$66K

$113K

$65,892 - $112,849 Range

ATCO Ltd.
3.6

ATCO Ltd.

Electrical Engineer

$103,088

 /yr
Range: $98K - $123K

$98K

$123K

$97,502 - $122,890 Range

Stantec
3.8

Stantec

Electrical Engineer

$89,504

 /yr
Range: $60K - $108K

$60K

$108K

$60,285 - $108,255 Range

Wood
3.6

Wood

Electrical Engineer

$86,760

 /yr
Range: $64K - $105K

$64K

$105K

$64,091 - $104,683 Range

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Suncor
4

Suncor

Electrical Engineer

$101,821

 /yr
Range: $72K - $123K

$72K

$123K

$71,660 - $123,164 Range

Bombardier
3.5

Bombardier

Electrical Engineer

$71,383

 /yr
Range: $63K - $74K

$63K

$74K

$62,910 - $74,052 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Electrical Engineer

$76,923

 /yr
Range: $34K - $84K

$34K

$84K

$33,814 - $84,053 Range

Hydro One
4.1

Hydro One

Electrical Engineer

$98,763

 /yr
Range: $57K - $135K

$57K

$135K

$56,693 - $135,395 Range

Worley
3.6

Worley

Electrical Engineer

$88,173

 /yr
Range: $67K - $129K

$67K

$129K

$67,183 - $128,737 Range

BC Hydro
3.7

BC Hydro

Electrical Engineer

$88,111

 /yr
Range: $68K - $838K

$68K

$838K

$68,247 - $838,432 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Electrical Engineer - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $14 - $43

$14

$43

$14 - $43 Range

Kiewit Corporation
3.7

Kiewit Corporation

Electrical Engineer

$72,956

 /yr
Range: $44K - $84K

$44K

$84K

$43,928 - $84,053 Range

CAE
3.8

CAE

Electrical Engineer

$84,118

 /yr
Range: $74K - $100K

$74K

$100K

$74,232 - $100,144 Range

Hydro One
4.1

Hydro One

Electrical Engineer - Intern

$64,314

 /yr
Range: $45K - $76K

$45K

$76K

$45,146 - $75,543 Range

HH Angus
3.4

HH Angus

Electrical Engineer

$75,734

 /yr
Range: $61K - $89K

$61K

$89K

$61,390 - $89,241 Range

Scentroid

Electrical Engineer

$38,310

 /yr
Range: $34K - $43K

$34K

$43K

$34,301 - $42,844 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

Electrical Engineer

$119,138

 /yr
Range: $102K - $144K

$102K

$144K

$102,290 - $144,426 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Electrical Engineer salaries

The national average salary for an Electrical Engineer is $80,573 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 479 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrical Engineer employees.

The highest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Canada is $123,115 per year.

The lowest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Canada is $52,731 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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$55,000
per year
An Electronics Technologist in the Toronto Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$26
hourly
An Electrical Engineer in the Victoria Area area reported making $26 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Victoria Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
An Electrical Engineering in the Windsor Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Windsor Area area
Intern
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
An Electrical Engineer in the St. John's Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
St. John's Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$1,500
monthly
An Electrical Engineering in the Ottawa Area area reported making $1,500 per month
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$63,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $63,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$5,000
monthly
An Electrical Engineering Technician in the Vancouver Area area reported making $5,000 per month
Additional Pay
$2k commissions
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment