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Average Boilermaker’s Salary in Canada
The table below details the hourly wages for Boilermakers.
The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this employment is 7234.
Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation and examples of some job titles are: boilermaker, boiler installer and boiler shop mechanic.
According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Alberta at $44.06 per hour and the lowest average (median)wages are earned in Nova Scotia at $37.95 per hour.
A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $70,000 – $85,000.
Government labour market data indicates that there will be a balance of workers in this occupation for the near future. Activities in the construction industry are expected to experience moderate growth and positions will become available due to retirements.
Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Boilermakers in Canada
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|Calgary – Alberta||26.16||44.06||47.44||2016|
|Edmonton – Alberta||29.15||44.06||49.64||2016|
|Vancouver / Lower Mainland Southwest- British Columbia||26.88||41.08||45.00||2016|
|Winnipeg – Manitoba||26.04||40.00||45.32||2016|
|Fredericton / Oromocto – New Brunswick(1)||28.53||38.00||46.00||2016|
|Halifax – Nova Scotia(1)||26.99||37.95||45.00||2016|
|Toronto – Ontario||26.00||39.43||46.03||2016|
|Ottawa – Ontario(1)||25.19||40.00||46.20||2016|
|Windsor / Sarnia – Ontario||24.75||40.55||45.00||2016|
|Hamilton / Niagara Peninsula – Ontario||26.11||39.56||46.20||2016|
|Prince Edward Island||–||–||–||–|
|Montreal – Quebec||26.59||38.51||44.00||2016|
|Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan(1)||30.93||42.82||45.00||2016|
The 2018 full-time average hourly wage rate for industrial, electrical and construction trades, which includes boilermakers, is $29.74. The 2018 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $1,176, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $61,000.