Baker Salary Canada

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Average Baker’s Salary in Canada

The table below details the hourly wages for Bakers.

The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 6332.

Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation.

Examples of some job titles are: baker, pastry maker, bread baker, head baker and apprentice baker.

According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Alberta at $14.00 per hour and the lowest average (median) wages are earned in Prince Edward Island at $10.75 per hour.

A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $25,000 – $35,000.

Government labour market data indicates that the number of job seekers will continue to be larger than job vacancies in this profession for the near future. Jobs in this occupation may pay at the minimum wage rates.

Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Bakers in Canada

LocationLow Wage
$ per hr
Average Wage
$ per hr
High Wage
$ per hr
Calgary – Alberta 11.2014.0022.332014
Edmonton – Alberta 11.2014.0019.422014
Vancouver / Lower Mainland Southwest – British Columbia 10.4512.00 17.002014
Winnipeg – Manitoba 11.00 13.00 19.50 2014
Fredericton / Oromocto – New Brunswick 10.6512.0016.002014
Halifax – Nova Scotia 10.7011.0016.502014
Toronto – Ontario 11.25 12.00 19.852014
Ottawa – Ontario 11.2512.00 19.672014
Hamilton / Niagara Peninsula – Ontario 11.2511.50 16.002014
Kitchener / Waterloo / Barrie – Ontario 11.2511.25 19.252014
Prince Edward Island 10.7510.75 18.752014
Montreal – Quebec 10.7513.00 16.002014
Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan10.5012.0024.15 2014


Examples of duties include the following:
›› Preparing doughs and batters
›› Operating machinery
›› Baking items in an oven
›› Frosting and cake decorating
›› Serving customers
Comparison with employment unit

The 2016 full-time average hourly wage rate for service supervisors and specialized service occupations, which includes bakers, is $15.00. The 2016 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $579, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $30,000.

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