The 10 Highest Paying Jobs In Canada

The 10 Highest Paying Jobs In Canada
The 10 Highest Paying Jobs In Canada

According to Statistics Canada, the average wage for Canadian employees is currently $952 per week or just under $50,000 a year. Most of the jobs on our high-paying list earn at least three times that much.

Training for a job in Canada that will bring in the big bucks is not a bad idea but all your efforts will be futile if you can’t find work in your field. If you’re planning a new career this year, it’s well worth knowing which high paying jobs are in demand. Here are some of the highest paying in-demand occupations in Canada for 2018.

The highest paying jobs in Canada:

• Specialist physicians  $117,00-$375,000

• Dentist – $53,805   $213,671

• Family physicians   $58,015 – $310,054

• Lawyers  $48,630  $146,431

• Federal judges  $308,600- $396,700

• Senior managers of Productions, Transportations, and Construction  $75,159 – $141,569

• Senior managers in Finance and Communications  $77,805 – $129,629

• Actuaries  $45,820 – $129,740

• Engineering managers  $68,100-$172,000

• Airline pilots  $35,233 – $146,274

There are many reasons to consider moving to Canada: low crime rates, a highly stable banking system and one of the world’s best education systems. It also happens to be the birthplace of Céline Dion who, as we all know, is God – but I digress.

If you do decide to start over in the Great White North, whether it’s a decision influenced by the ‘My Heart Will Go On’ singer or not, one of the first things you’ll need to arrange is a job – preferably, a well-paid job. Luckily for you, we’ve put together the 10 highest paying jobs in Canada to give you a few ideas of the various options available to you.