Glazier Salary Canada

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Average Glazier’s Salary in Canada

The table below details the hourly wages for Glaziers.

The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 7292.

Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation.

Examples of some job titles are: glazier, glass worker, building glass glazier and glazier and metal mechanic.

According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Alberta at $34.93 per hour and the lowest average (median) wages are earned in New Brunswick at $18.00 per hour.

A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $40,000 – $65,000.

The government forecasts that there will be a surplus of workers in this profession for the near future. The employment outlook for this occupation depends heavily on the strength of the construction industry.

Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Glaziers in Canada

Location Low Wage
$ per hr
Average Wage
$ per hr
High Wage
$ per hr
Year
Calgary – Alberta*(1) 26.00 34.93 36.00 2019
Edmonton – Alberta*(1) 26.00 34.93 36.00 2019
Vancouver / Lower Mainland – British Columbia 17.00 24.75 33.45 2018
Winnipeg – Manitoba 16.00 23.00 30.00 2018
Fredericton / Oromocto – New Brunswick(1) 13.45 18.00 25.92 2018
Halifax – Nova Scotia(1) 14.50 20.50 32.63 2018
Toronto – Ontario 18.33 20.00 30.27 2018
Ottawa – Ontario 18.33 20.00 30.27 2018
Hamilton / Niagara Peninsula – Ontario(1) 18.33 20.00 30.27 2018
Kitchener / Waterloo / Barrie – Ontario 18.33 20.00 30.27 2018
Prince Edward Island(3) 16.00 23.00 33.50 2018
Montreal – Quebec 17.50 28.00 38.00 2018
Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan 18.00 23.00 30.96 2018

Methodology

Examples of duties include the following:
›› Measuring and marking glass and cutting glass using glass cutters or a computerized cutter
›› Positioning glass panes into frames and securing glass
›› Tinting glass and creating patterns on glass
›› Replacing glass in furniture
Comparison with employment unit

The 2020 full-time average hourly wage rate for industrial, electrical and construction trades, which includes glaziers, is $31.74. The 2020 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $1,240, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $64,000.

Number In Employment

There are over 14,000 glaziers and insulators working in Canada.

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