Neurologist Salary Canada



The average Neurologist Salary Canada is calculated by the Canadian Salary and Wage Guide and from a variety of other sources. Neurologists work in a number of settings including hospitals, clinics and medical offices.  A physician or surgeon salary will vary depending on the location and the setting.

Area of specialization also plays a part in how much they earn with pediatric neurologists commanding more per hour than a neurologist. The assumption was made that the Neurologists reflected here were working an average of 35 hours per week with a total of 1750 hours per year.


Socialized Medicine
In Canada, Socialized Medicine makes sure that all Canadian citizens are assured medical care for themselves and their family under the Canadian health care system.  This health care program provides Canadians preventative, as well as daily medical care from doctors. This ensures all Canadian citizens access to good medical and health care. Nearly all Canadian citizens, regardless of income or medical history qualify for this unique medical care.

Neurologist Salary Canada Data:

Hourly

Country

Low

Median

High

Canadian

88.04 CAD

145.76 CAD

171.19 CAD

United States

$90.00

$149.00

$175.00


Annually

Country

Low

Median

High

Canadian

154,073 CAD

254,344 CAD

293,432 CAD

United States

157,500

260,000

300,000


The lowest neurology salary Canada is 154, 073 CAD per year while the highest earns over $293,000 CAD. Presumably this is offset by costs of living and other factors. The lower pay levels are associated with rural areas.  The highest pay levels are found in metropolitan areas. Demand and low supply seem to be a significant factor in fueling higher salaries. 

Top 5 Provinces
The top paying provinces and territories  to earn a neurologist salary Canada are Calgary-Alberta, Edmonton-Alberta, Fredericton-New Brunswick, London-Woodstock Area –Ontario and Winnipeg-Manitoba. These salaries are calculated as an annual mean or average. 

Other Industries that Employ Neurologists
A small percentage work in multi-specialty practice settings or in private practice. Universities, government and military agencies employ a small number of neurologists.

Employment Data
According to Canadian Salary and Wage guide the majority of the neurologists work in private practice.

Benefits
Fringe benefits will vary depending on business size and other factors.
A typical employment benefits package is worth over $15,000 CAD per year