Canada is well known for its diverse work opportunities and salaries. The following is a list of the top-paying job opportunities in Canada with the potential salaries offered.


1) Web Developer

NOC CODE: 2175

Average Salary : $70,000 / Year

Description: Web designers and developers research, design, develop and produce Internet and Intranet sites. They are employed in computer software development firms, information technology consulting firms, information technology units throughout the private and public sectors, and advertising agencies or they may be self-employed.

2) Human Resources Managers

NOC CODE: 0112

Average Salary: $90,000 / Year

Description: Human resources managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of human resources and personnel departments, and develop and implement policies, programs and procedures regarding human resource planning, recruitment, collective bargaining, training and development, occupation classification and pay and benefit administration. They represent management and participate actively on various joint committees to maintain ongoing relations between management and employees. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.

3) Electrical Engineer

NOC CODE: 2133

Average Salary: $91,000 / Year

Description: Electrical and electronics engineers design, plan, research, evaluate and test electrical and electronic equipment and systems. They are employed by electrical utilities, communications companies, manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment, consulting firms, and by a wide range of manufacturing, processing and transportation industries and government.

4) Veterinarians

NOC CODE: 3114

Average Salary: $96,000 / Year

Description: Veterinarians prevent, diagnose and treat diseases and disorders in animals and advise clients on the feeding, hygiene, housing and general care of animals. They work in private practice or may be employed by animal clinics, farms, laboratories, government, or industry.

5) Recruitment and Human Resources Officers

NOC CODE: 1223

Average Salary: $65,000 / Year

Description: Human resources and recruitment officers identify and advertise job vacancies, recruit candidates, and assist in the selection and reassignment of employees. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.

6) Financial Advisor

NOC CODE: 0111 and 1114

Average Salary: $62,000 / Year

Description: Other financial officers include professional occupations in finance such as financial planners, financial examiners and inspectors, financial investigators, financial underwriters, mortgage brokers and trust officers. They are employed by banks, trust companies, investment firms and governments, or they may be self-employed.

7) Welder


Average Salary: $74,000 / Year

Description: Welders operate welding equipment to weld ferrous and non-ferrous metals. This unit group also includes machine operators who operate previously set up production welding, brazing and soldering equipment. They are employed by companies that manufacture structural steel and platework, boilers, heavy machinery, aircraft and ships and other metal products, and by welding contractors and welding shops, or they may be self-employed.

8) Administrative Assistants

NOC CODE: 1241

Average Salary: $46,000 / Year

Description: Administrative assistants perform a variety of administrative duties in support of managerial and professional employers. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.

9) Project Manager

NOC CODE: 0211, 0213, 0711, 1221

Average Salary: $92,000 / Year

Description: Construction managers plan, organize, direct, control, and evaluate the activities of a construction company or a construction department within a company, under the direction of a general manager or other senior manager. They are employed by residential, commercial, and industrial construction companies and by construction departments of companies outside the construction industry.

10) Registered Nurse

NOC CODE: 3012

Average Salary: $78,000 / Year

Description: Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses provide direct nursing care to patients, deliver health education programs and provide consultative services regarding issues relevant to the practice of nursing. They are employed in a variety of settings including hospitals, nursing homes, extended care facilities, rehabilitation centres, doctors’ offices, clinics, community agencies, companies, private homes and public and private organizations or they may be self-employed.


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