Salary Survey - Co-op Students 2016/2017

The tables below show the most recent wage data that was collected from the ECCS office. These approximate values reflect the average wages of some 1000 co-op students for the May 2016 year. Variances do occur in the salaries due to factors such as location, job duties and a student's previous co-op experience. This information is provided as a guideline only, and in no way should prohibit wages paid above or below these averages. Detailed report found here.

 

 

Average Hourly Salaries ($/hr)

Level
4-month
16-month
B-Tech
1
$16
n/a
$13
2
$16
n/a
$15
3
$17
$22
$16-17
4
$19
$22
$16-17
5
$19
$23
n/a

 

 

Average Hourly Salaries by Discipline - 16-month work terms ($/hr)

Discipline Civil Mechanical
Electrical/Computer Eng (ECE)
Computer & Software Chemical
Level 3/4
$21
$20
$20-23
$22
$28

 

 

Average Hourly Salaries by Discipline - Bachelor of Technology ($/hr)

Discipline Biotech Automotive & Vehicle
Process Automation
Civil Energy Manufacturing
Level 3/4
$14
$17
$18
$19
$25
$17

 

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