How much does a Programmer make?

Updated Jul. 27, 2021
$63,196 /yr
Average Base Pay

595 salaries

$43K

Low

$63K

Average

$93K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Programmer is $63,196 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Programmer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 595 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Programmer employees.

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Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

Programmer

$80,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $112K
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$60K

$112K

$60,000 - $112,267 Range

Gameloft
3.4

Gameloft

Programmer

$64,439

 /yr
Range: $52K - $94K

$52K

$94K

$51,587 - $94,224 Range

Real Estate Webmasters
4

Real Estate Webmasters

Programmer - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $20 - $39

$20

$39

$20 - $39 Range

Desjardins
4.1

Desjardins

Programmer

$61,764

 /yr
Range: $51K - $92K

$51K

$92K

$50,757 - $92,461 Range

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
4.3

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Programmer - Monthly

$4,676

 /mo
Range: $4K - $5K

$4K

$5K

$4,091 - $5,286 Range

Digital Extremes
3.6

Digital Extremes

Programmer

$79,156

 /yr
Range: $61K - $92K

$61K

$92K

$60,975 - $92,293 Range

Aya (Canada)

Programmer

$71,941

 /yr
Range: $72K - $82K

$72K

$82K

$71,941 - $82,218 Range

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Ludia
3.5

Ludia

Programmer

$55,160

 /yr
Range: $32K - $67K

$32K

$67K

$32,211 - $67,198 Range

AGLC
3.6

AGLC

Programmer

$58,082

 /yr
Range: $52K - $65K

$52K

$65K

$51,627 - $65,068 Range

University of Saskatchewan
4.2

University of Saskatchewan

Programmer

$63,646

 /yr
Range: $53K - $86K

$53K

$86K

$52,771 - $85,908 Range

Beamdog
3.2

Beamdog

Programmer

$63,719

 /yr
Range: $58K - $80K

$58K

$80K

$58,000 - $80,198 Range

York University
4.2

York University

Programmer

$68,491

 /yr
Range: $43K - $82K

$43K

$82K

$43,164 - $81,906 Range

Hothead Games
4.1

Hothead Games

Programmer

$72,946

 /yr
Range: $54K - $86K

$54K

$86K

$54,066 - $86,464 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Programmer

$52,741

 /yr
Range: $48K - $68K

$48K

$68K

$47,699 - $68,306 Range

Maru/Matchbox
3.2

Maru/Matchbox

Programmer

$52,896

 /yr
Range: $52K - $72K

$52K

$72K

$51,612 - $71,768 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Programmer

$63,938

 /yr
Range: $34K - $109K

$34K

$109K

$33,599 - $109,220 Range

Capcom
2.7

Capcom

Programmer

$76,004

 /yr
Range: $61K - $92K

$61K

$92K

$61,253 - $92,310 Range

Relic Entertainment
3.9

Relic Entertainment

Programmer

$85,558

 /yr
Range: $72K - $113K

$72K

$113K

$72,000 - $113,050 Range

Sulon Technologies
1.9

Sulon Technologies

Programmer

$55,998

 /yr
Range: $50K - $61K

$50K

$61K

$49,923 - $60,635 Range

Overwaitea
3.1

Overwaitea

Programmer

$60,219

 /yr
Range: $55K - $62K

$55K

$62K

$54,606 - $62,449 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Programmer salaries

The national average salary for a a Programmer is $63,196 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Programmer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 595 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Programmer employees.

The highest salary for a a Programmer in Canada is $92,523 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Programmer in Canada is $43,165 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$80,000
per year
A Programmer in the Quebec Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$300 stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Quebec Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Programmer in the Toronto Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$42,000
per year
A Programmer in the Montreal Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$81,000
per year
A Programmer in the Montreal Area area reported making $81,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Programmer Backend in the Quebec Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Quebec Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
An UI Programmer in the Quebec Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Quebec Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Programmer in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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