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Average Health Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officer’s Salary in Canada

The table below details the hourly wages for Health Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers.

The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 4165.

Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation and examples of some job titles are: health promotion program officer, health care planner, wellness consultant and occupational health and safety prevention officer.

According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Edmonton, Alberta at $46.19 per hour and the lowest average (median) wages are earned in Montreal – Quebec at $33.00 per hour.

A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $65,000 – $85,000.

Employment prospects for health policy researchers, consultants and program officers are good in Canada. It is expected that there will be enough job seekers to fill job vacancies for the near future.

Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Health Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers in Canada

Location Low Wage
$ per hr
Average Wage
$ per hr
High Wage
$ per hr
Year
Calgary – Alberta* 27.14 45.15 58.46 2019
Edmonton – Alberta* 31.75 46.19 61.97 2019
Vancouver / Lower Mainland – British Columbia 13.85 35.10 52.44 2018
Winnipeg – Manitoba 18.00 35.00 48.00 2018
Fredericton / Oromocto – New Brunswick(1) 22.50 38.77 49.23 2018
Halifax – Nova Scotia 22.56 35.90 50.26 2018
Toronto – Ontario 18.13 39.01 55.37 2018
Ottawa – Ontario 23.00 40.87 54.87 2018
Hamilton / Niagara Peninsula – Ontario 24.00 33.20 48.56 2018
Kitchener / Waterloo / Barrie- Ontario 20.98 37.69 54.53 2018
Prince Edward Island 29.23 39.73 54.36 2018
Montreal – Quebec 18.63 33.00 47.64 2018
Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan 20.77 40.38 49.00 2018

Methodology*

Examples of duties include the following:
›› Assisting in the development of government health policy
›› Designing and implementing health projects or programs
›› Monitoring and evaluating existing health care programs
Comparison with employment group

The 2020 full-time average hourly wage rate for professional occupations in law and social, community and government services, which includes health policy researchers, consultants and program officers, is $40.77. The 2020 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $1,435, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $75,000.

Number in employment

There are over 83,000 health and social policy researchers, consultants & program officers working in Canada.

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