School Teacher Salary in Canada

School Teacher Salary Canada

According to Canada’s Job Bank, in 2016, the median wage for elementary school and kindergarten teachers was $35.71/hr.



In 2016, school teachers had the highest wages ($55.66/hr.) in the Northwest Territories.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS (NOC 4032-A)
Wages ($/hr)
Province/Territory Low Median High
Canada 20.19 35.71 49.04
Northwest Territories 28.64 44.94 55.66
Newfoundland and Labrador 25 38.3 52.75
Yukon 30.09 42 52.3
Ontario 20.09 39.42 51.1
Alberta 23.08 38.46 49.45
Manitoba 19.5 33.65 46.15
Saskatchewan 20.19 34.62 46.15
Québec 20.48 33.65 45.09
British Columbia 20.51 31.25 43.96
Nova Scotia 17.31 30.63 41.25
New Brunswick 18.75 33.65 41.03
Prince Edward Island 20 31.75 38.94
Nunavut N/A N/A N/A
Source: Job Bank. November 2016

Wages are reviewed and updated on the Job Bank Web site on an annual basis.

Licensing

Registration with a regulatory body is required in all provinces and territories for this occupation.

The Alberta Teachers’ Association

British Columbia Ministry of Education

Ontario College of Teachers

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