How much does a Senior Engineer make?

Updated Oct. 7, 2021
$112,386 /yr
Average Base Pay

492 salaries

$84K

Low

$112K

Average

$151K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Senior Engineer is $112,386 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Senior Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 492 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Engineer$112,386 /yr
L4
Engineer Leader$89,689 /yr
L5
Principal Engineer$147,202 /yr
Career Path

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City of Toronto

Senior Engineer

$135,864

 /yr
Range: $117K - $179K
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$117K

$179K

$117,453 - $178,924 Range

BC Hydro
3.8

BC Hydro

Senior Engineer

$108,531

 /yr
Range: $98K - $123K

$98K

$123K

$98,326 - $123,006 Range

AMD
4.2

AMD

Senior Engineer

$102,072

 /yr
Range: $90K - $136K

$90K

$136K

$89,944 - $136,295 Range

ATCO Ltd.
3.6

ATCO Ltd.

Senior Engineer

$123,742

 /yr
Range: $111K - $160K

$111K

$160K

$111,034 - $160,328 Range

Cenovus
2.8

Cenovus

Senior Engineer

$145,200

 /yr
Range: $127K - $203K

$127K

$203K

$126,932 - $202,696 Range

City of Toronto
4.2

City of Toronto

Senior Engineer

$120,272

 /yr
Range: $84K - $180K

$84K

$180K

$84,000 - $179,679 Range

Suncor
4

Suncor

Senior Engineer

$136,746

 /yr
Range: $88K - $143K

$88K

$143K

$87,777 - $143,432 Range

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Hatch
4

Hatch

Senior Engineer

$102,683

 /yr
Range: $91K - $142K

$91K

$142K

$91,324 - $141,858 Range

ENMAX
3.7

ENMAX

Senior Engineer

$121,310

 /yr
Range: $98K - $137K

$98K

$137K

$98,405 - $136,983 Range

Enbridge
4

Enbridge

Senior Engineer

$132,647

 /yr
Range: $94K - $151K

$94K

$151K

$93,945 - $150,538 Range

Slalom
4.2

Slalom

Senior Engineer

$117,570

 /yr
Range: $104K - $129K

$104K

$129K

$104,107 - $129,252 Range

Pratt & Whitney Canada
4

Pratt & Whitney Canada

Senior Engineer

$100,299

 /yr
Range: $84K - $112K

$84K

$112K

$84,191 - $112,432 Range

SNC-Lavalin
3.7

SNC-Lavalin

Senior Engineer

$124,382

 /yr
Range: $109K - $147K

$109K

$147K

$108,778 - $146,896 Range

Qualcomm
4.2

Qualcomm

Senior Engineer

$103,268

 /yr
Range: $99K - $160K

$99K

$160K

$98,628 - $160,272 Range

Huawei Technologies
3.7

Huawei Technologies

Senior Engineer

$107,499

 /yr
Range: $93K - $125K

$93K

$125K

$93,399 - $124,713 Range

Ontario Power Generation
4.1

Ontario Power Generation

Senior Engineer

$124,646

 /yr
Range: $101K - $133K

$101K

$133K

$101,061 - $133,388 Range

Government of Canada
4.1

Government of Canada

Senior Engineer

$120,001

 /yr
Range: $94K - $156K

$94K

$156K

$94,014 - $156,461 Range

3.5

Automotive Fuel Cell Cooperation

Senior Engineer

$102,942

 /yr
Range: $88K - $133K

$88K

$133K

$87,669 - $132,828 Range

Worley
3.5

Worley

Senior Engineer

$127,042

 /yr
Range: $89K - $149K

$89K

$149K

$88,552 - $148,617 Range

RWDI
3.7

RWDI

Senior Engineer

$80,992

 /yr
Range: $75K - $97K

$75K

$97K

$75,042 - $97,246 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Engineer is $112,386 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Senior Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 492 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Engineer in Canada is $151,128 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Engineer in Canada is $83,575 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$115,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Edmonton Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$192,531
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Montreal Area area reported making $192,531 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Senior Tunnel Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$101,500
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $101,500 per year
Additional Pay
$9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$120,545
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $120,545 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$120,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Senior Facade Engineer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
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