Salary and Wage Rates

Hourly Wage Rate by Occupation

Average Low High
Administrative Assistant $14.60 $10.00 $25.95
CAD/Drafting Technician $21.83 $14.00 $34.00
Computer Programmer
Controller $26.98 $21.00 $37.50
Customer Service - Inbound Agent $13.68 $9.00 $20.00
Data Entry Operator $12.40 $8.00 $19.00
Electrician $21.87 $15.00 $27.95
Human Resources Manager
Information Technology Manager
Information Technology Systems Analyst $19.24
Machinist $20.35 $9.00 $28.00
Maintenance Manager $25.88 $23.00 $30.50
Manufacturing Engineer $20.55
Marketing Manager
Materials/Supply Manager $19.37 $18.00 $21.65
Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical Technician $22.68
Millwright $22.13 $15.00 $30.40
Production - Quality Assurance Manager $24.46 $19.00 $30.52
Production Assember (Non Machine) $13.07 $8.00 $24.80
Production General Labourer $12.67 $8.00 $24.80
Production Machine and Tool Inspector (Set up) $17.69 $13.00 $22.50
Production Machine Operator $15.07 $9.00 $24.60
Production Manager $23.60 $19.00 $28.00
Research Lab Technician $19.27
Sales Manager
Sales Representative $12.91 $10.00 $17.00
Shipper/Receiver $14.58 $8.00 $22.33
Tool and Die Maker $22.58 $17.00 $29.00
Warehouse Manager $18.33 $16.00 $22.40
Welder $18.27 $12.00 $25.95

Source: Ontario Investment Service

Annual Salary by Occupation

Average Low High
Administrative Assistant 34,576 21,000 53,000
CAD/Drafting Technician 43,943 25,000 65,000
Computer Programmer 57,206 31,000 79,100
Controller 71,761 40,000 150,000
Customer Service - Inbound Agent 35,087 24,000 55,500
Data Entry Operator 29,090 21,000 37,100
Electrician 48,999 34,000 58,190
Human Resources Manager 72,341 40,000 113,400
Information Technology Manager 72,380 40,200 113,080
Information Technology Systems Analyst 45,392 34,000 67,700
Machinist 45,019 31,100 55,200
Maintenance Manager 65,817 46,000 89,210
Manufacturing Engineer 63,842 36,000 92,000
Marketing Manager 73,778 42,000 131,000
Materials/Supply Manager 56,625 35,000 97,240
Mechanical Engineer 68,767 38,000 88,000
Mechanical Technician 52,325 35,700 73,000
Millwright 56,100 47,000 75,000
Production - Quality Assurance Manager 63,818 40,100 102,000
Production Assember (Non Machine) 31,678 24,000 47,900
Production General Labourer 26,880 22,000 31,000
Production Machine and Tool Inspector (Set up) 43,200 36,200 57,000
Production Machine Operator 38,741 28,000 51,667
Production Manager 63,720 37,000 125,000
Research Lab Technician 42,205 28,000 58,800
Sales Manager 78,551 41,000 149,400
Sales Representative 55,530 31,000 121,000
Shipper/Receiver 34,623 19,857 57,500
Tool and Die Maker N/A N/A N/A
Warehouse Manager 53,624 34,200 89,320
Welder 41,810 34,550 62,000

Source: Ontario Investment Service