How much does a Policy Advisor make?

Updated Sep. 16, 2021
$79,658 /yr
Average Base Pay

98 salaries

$61K

Low

$80K

Average

$104K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Policy Advisor is $79,658 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Policy Advisor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 98 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Policy Advisor employees.

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Government of Ontario, Canada
3.9

Government of Ontario, Canada

Policy Advisor

$75,503

 /yr
Range: $65K - $99K
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$65K

$99K

$65,236 - $99,372 Range

Government of Canada
4.2

Government of Canada

Policy Advisor

$89,312

 /yr
Range: $68K - $120K

$68K

$120K

$67,550 - $119,611 Range

Government of Alberta
3.5

Government of Alberta

Policy Advisor

$95,605

 /yr
Range: $81K - $100K

$81K

$100K

$81,000 - $100,308 Range

Native Women's Association of Canada
1.9

Native Women's Association of Canada

Policy Advisor

$57,927

 /yr
Range: $58K - $79K

$58K

$79K

$57,744 - $78,627 Range

Ontario Ministry of Government Services
4.3

Ontario Ministry of Government Services

Policy Advisor

$118,133

 /yr
Range: $77K - $125K

$77K

$125K

$77,031 - $125,393 Range

Ontario Ministère des Transports
4.3

Ontario Ministère des Transports

Policy Advisor

$65,326

 /yr
Range: $64K - $67K

$64K

$67K

$63,805 - $67,354 Range

Ontario Ministry of Energy
4.1

Ontario Ministry of Energy

Policy Advisor

$66,346

 /yr
Range: $66K - $77K

$66K

$77K

$66,017 - $76,874 Range

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City of Toronto
4.2

City of Toronto

Policy Advisor
About 

$68K -$85K

$68K

$85K

$67,694 - $84,863 Range

Government of Ontario, Canada
3.9

$42K

$70K

$42,041 - $69,873 Range

Government of Ontario, Canada
3.9

Government of Ontario, Canada

Policy Advisor - Contractor
About 

$64K -$78K

$64K

$78K

$63,815 - $77,698 Range

Government of Saskatchewan
4

Government of Saskatchewan

Policy Advisor
About 

$69K -$106K

$69K

$106K

$69,190 - $105,502 Range

Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
3.8

$64K

$90K

$64,040 - $89,757 Range

Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Trade
3.8

$63K

$71K

$62,828 - $70,536 Range

CATSA
3.4

CATSA

Policy Advisor
About 

$80K -$87K

$80K

$87K

$80,156 - $87,433 Range

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
3.2

$50K

$55K

$49,677 - $55,126 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Policy Advisor
About 

$91K -$98K

$91K

$98K

$90,941 - $98,481 Range

Government of Canada
4.2

Government of Canada

Policy Advisor - Contractor
About 

$57K -$63K

$57K

$63K

$57,399 - $62,866 Range

Government of Ontario, Canada
3.9

Government of Ontario, Canada

Policy Advisor - Hourly Intern
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Shell
4.1

Shell

Policy Advisor
About 

$176K -$190K

$176K

$190K

$175,534 - $190,082 Range

Ontario Ministry of Government Services
4.3

Ontario Ministry of Government Services

Policy Advisor - Contractor
About 

$63K -$69K

$63K

$69K

$63,180 - $68,729 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Policy Advisor salaries

The national average salary for a Policy Advisor is $79,658 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Policy Advisor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 98 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Policy Advisor employees.

The highest salary for a Policy Advisor in Canada is $104,077 per year.

The lowest salary for a Policy Advisor in Canada is $60,969 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$75,000
per year
A Policy Analyst in the Regina Area area reported making $75,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Regina Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$60,000
per year
A Policy Analyst in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$81,000
per year
A Policy Advisor in the Edmonton Area area reported making $81,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$80,000
per year
A Policy Analyst in the Toronto Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$30
hourly
A Policy Analyst in the Vancouver Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$89,144
per year
A Policy Analyst in the Edmonton Area area reported making $89,144 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$67,000
per year
A Policy Analyst in the Ottawa Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$67,000
per year
A Policy Advisor in the Toronto Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$25
hourly
A Policy Analyst in the Toronto Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
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