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Average Financial and Investment Analyst’s Salary in Canada
The table below details the hourly wages for Financial and Investment Analysts.
The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 1112.
Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation and examples of some job titles are: financial analyst, investment analyst, CA (chartered accountant) and portfolio manager.
According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Edmonton, Alberta at $44.88 per hour and the lowest average (median)wages are earned in Nova Scotia at $26.99 per hour.
A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $50,000 – $70,000.
Government labour market indicators forecast that the number of job seekers will be enough to fill job vacancies in this profession for the near future.
Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Financial and Investment Analysts in Canada
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|Calgary – Alberta*||28.85||44.85||74.11||2017|
|Edmonton – Alberta*||31.41||44.88||62.56||2017|
|Vancouver / Lower Mainland Southwest – British Columbia||18.46||33.52||50.00||2016|
|Winnipeg – Manitoba||19.10||30.00||46.15||2016|
|Fredericton – New Brunswick(1)||19.71||31.19||47.12||2016|
|Halifax – Nova Scotia(1)||18.79||26.99||46.15||2016|
|Toronto – Ontario||22.00||33.65||55.29||2016|
|Ottawa – Ontario||26.44||38.46||52.82||2016|
|Hamilton / Niagara Peninsula – Ontario||22.05||34.62||55.29||2016|
|Kitchener / Waterloo / Barrie – Ontario||22.05||34.62||55.29||2016|
|Prince Edward Island||–||–||–||–|
|Montreal – Quebec||18.33||32.00||48.08||2016|
|Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan||–||–||–||–|
Currently, this occupation is an eligible occupation for express entry immigration with the federal skilled worker permanent resident visa.
The 2018 full-time average hourly wage rate for professional occupations in business and finance, which includes financial and investment analysts, is $36.37. The 2018 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $1250, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $65,000.
There are over 60,000 financial and investment analysts working in Canada.
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