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Report: These are the top paying jobs in Canada right now

Simran Singh Mar 14, 2018 10:43 am 4,419

Looking for work that pays well in Canada? has just released its list of top paying jobs across the country, and according to their data, medical, finance, and tech professions earn the most.

“According to the 2016 Census, 16.9 per cent of Canada’s population is aged 65 or older. This gives rise to a growing need for highly-paid medical professionals, who top our list in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton,” said Jodi Kasten, managing director at Indeed Canada, in a release.

“Canada’s financial sector and growing technology industry are also home to some of the top paying jobs out there right now: Software Architect and VP of Finance top our lists in Montreal and Ottawa.”

If you’re on the hunt for a well-paying career in Canada’s biggest cities, you may want to consider the following positions.

Top Paying Jobs in Canada:

Job Title and City

Average Yearly Salary

Radiologist, Toronto


Emergency Medicine Physician,


Physician, Edmonton 


Physician, Calgary 


Vice President of Finance, Ottawa 


 Software architect, Montreal 


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Simran Singh
Simran is a Staff Writer at Daily Hive. She enjoys writing about culture, society, and politics. In her spare time, she drinks too much coffee and listens to a lot of Beyoncé. Have a story idea? Email her: [email protected]

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