What is a Good Salary in Canada?

Any salary above $54,450 per year (or $27.92 per hour, gross income) could be considered a good salary in Canada. However, the definition of a good salary depends on the province where you decide to live, your lifestyle, and your monthly expenses, among other factors.

Compare a salary to the average cost of living.

Use our Cost of Living calculator to compare the average cost of living in different locations across Canada to various salaries. All inputs in the calculator are customizable to match your monthly spending habits and expenses.

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Get a full breakdown of any salary to determine the hourly, weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, and annual pay, and compare it with the average salary in different locations across Canada.
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