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Average Upholsterer’s Salary in Canada
The table below details the hourly wages for Upholsterers.
The Canadian national occupation classification code (NOC) for this role is 6345.
Job titles and exact duties vary in this occupation and examples of some job titles are: upholsterer, furniture upholsterer, re-upholsterer and upholstery repairer.
According to the latest figures, the highest hourly average (median) wages are earned in Vancouver / Lower Mainland – British Columbia at $21.50 per hour and the Canadian national average wage is $18.00 per hour.
A typical full-time annual salary for this occupation is in the region of $30,000 – $45,000.
Although numbers employed in this profession are falling, job prospects are expected to be good because there is projected to be a balance of workers for the near future.
Average Hourly (Median) Wages for Upholsterers in Canada
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|Calgary – Alberta(1)*||–||20.00||–||2019|
|Edmonton – Alberta(1)*||–||20.00||–||2019|
|Vancouver / Lower Mainland – British Columbia||14.57||21.50||35.00||2018|
|Winnipeg – Manitoba(3)||13.25||18.00||29.69||2018|
|Fredericton / Oromocto – New Brunswick(3)||13.25||18.00||29.69||2018|
|Halifax – Nova Scotia(3)||13.25||18.00||29.69||2018|
|Toronto – Ontario||14.57||18.88||27.50||2018|
|Ottawa – Ontario(1)||14.57||18.88||27.50||2018|
|Windsor / Sarnia – Ontario(1)||14.57||18.88||27.50||2018|
|Kitchener / Waterloo / Barrie – Ontario||14.57||18.88||27.50||2018|
|Prince Edward Island(3)||13.25||18.00||29.69||2018|
|Montreal – Quebec||12.60||16.09||30.58||2018|
|Saskatoon / Biggar – Saskatchewan(3)||13.25||18.00||29.69||2018|
The 2020 full-time average hourly wage rate for service supervisors and specialized service occupations, which includes upholsterers, is $20.98. The 2020 corresponding median weekly wage rate is $700, giving an approximate full-time annual salary for this employment group of $36,000.