How much does a Policy Analyst make?

Updated Sep. 17, 2021
$73,584 /yr
Average Base Pay

346 salaries

$55K

Low

$74K

Average

$99K

High

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The national average salary for Policy Analyst is $73,584 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Policy Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Policy Analyst employees.

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Government of Canada
4.1

Government of Canada

Policy Analyst

$74,070

 /yr
Range: $41K - $115K
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$41K

$115K

$41,240 - $115,472 Range

Government of Ontario, Canada
3.9

Government of Ontario, Canada

Policy Analyst

$68,346

 /yr
Range: $52K - $92K

$52K

$92K

$51,550 - $91,917 Range

Government of Alberta
3.5

Government of Alberta

Policy Analyst

$81,336

 /yr
Range: $75K - $92K

$75K

$92K

$75,428 - $92,256 Range

Government of Canada
4.1

Government of Canada

Policy Analyst - Contractor

$63,608

 /yr
Range: $37K - $100K

$37K

$100K

$36,968 - $100,324 Range

Government of Ontario, Canada
3.9

Government of Ontario, Canada

Policy Analyst - Contractor

$64,661

 /yr
Range: $53K - $70K

$53K

$70K

$53,245 - $69,598 Range

Ressources naturelles Canada
3.9

Ressources naturelles Canada

Policy Analyst

$85,183

 /yr
Range: $67K - $90K

$67K

$90K

$66,971 - $89,622 Range

Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board

Policy Analyst

$67,090

 /yr
Range: $59K - $75K

$59K

$75K

$58,938 - $75,257 Range

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Government of Saskatchewan
4

Government of Saskatchewan

Policy Analyst - Hourly

$43

 /hr
Range: $34 - $48

$34

$48

$34 - $48 Range

BC Public Service
3.9

BC Public Service

Policy Analyst

$67,015

 /yr
Range: $58K - $80K

$58K

$80K

$57,682 - $80,105 Range

Health Canada
4.4

Health Canada

Policy Analyst

$78,583

 /yr
Range: $60K - $94K

$60K

$94K

$60,152 - $94,060 Range

Government of Manitoba
3.9

Government of Manitoba

Policy Analyst

$66,997

 /yr
Range: $41K - $70K

$41K

$70K

$41,240 - $70,035 Range

Environment and Climate Change Canada
4.4

Environment and Climate Change Canada

Policy Analyst

$75,901

 /yr
Range: $69K - $110K

$69K

$110K

$69,427 - $109,540 Range

Public Health Agency of Canada
4

Public Health Agency of Canada

Policy Analyst

$73,385

 /yr
Range: $67K - $87K

$67K

$87K

$67,000 - $87,043 Range

Ontario Public Service Employees Union
4.1

Ontario Public Service Employees Union

Policy Analyst

$74,077

 /yr
Range: $60K - $81K

$60K

$81K

$60,000 - $81,022 Range

4

Transport Canada

Policy Analyst

$71,708

 /yr
Range: $55K - $94K

$55K

$94K

$54,798 - $93,803 Range

International Institute for Sustainable Development
3.9

$51K

$64K

$50,623 - $64,374 Range

Government of British Columbia
3.7

Government of British Columbia

Policy Analyst

$67,747

 /yr
Range: $57K - $75K

$57K

$75K

$56,694 - $74,879 Range

Province of Nova Scotia
3.9

Province of Nova Scotia

Policy Analyst - Monthly

$6,239

 /mo
Range: $4K - $10K

$4K

$10K

$4,423 - $10,372 Range

Yukon Government
4.2

Yukon Government

Policy Analyst

$89,017

 /yr
Range: $67K - $94K

$67K

$94K

$66,829 - $94,492 Range

Employment and Social Development Canada
4

Employment and Social Development Canada

Policy Analyst

$80,148

 /yr
Range: $64K - $101K

$64K

$101K

$64,374 - $101,375 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Policy Analyst salaries

The national average salary for a Policy Analyst is $73,584 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Policy Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Policy Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Policy Analyst in Canada is $99,032 per year.

The lowest salary for a Policy Analyst in Canada is $54,675 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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$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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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