Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians

National Occupation Code (NOC): 2241  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians may work independently or provide technical support and services in the design, development, testing, production and operation of electrical and electronic equipment and systems. They are employed by electrical utilities, communications companies, manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment, consulting firms, and in governments and a wide range of manufacturing, processing and transportation industries.

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Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $33,949
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $71,005
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $59,085
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level $72,537
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $49,611
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $52,166
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians.

Gender Median Income
Male $52,166
Female $55,515
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (44 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians.

$29,250.00
Lowest Observed
$110,000.00
Highest Observed
$42,900.00
25th Percentile
$57,212.45
Average
$52,825.00
Median
$68,640.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 415
25 to 34 years 425
35 to 44 years 460
45 to 54 years 690
55 to 64 years 500
65 to 74 years 60
75 years and over 10
Total 2,570
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 870
Part Time 1,705
Total 2,570
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 2,295
Female 275
Total 2,570
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 2,430
Self Employed 135
Total 2,570
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 2,420
Unemployed 155
Total 2,570
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 20
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 450
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 175
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,150
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 155
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 620
Total 2,570
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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