Cardiologist Salary Canada



The average Cardiologist Salary Canada is calculated by the Canadian Salary and Wage Guide and from a variety of other sources.  A Cardiologist salary Canada is earned 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 invasive cardiologist commanding more per hour than a non invasive cardiologist.   The assumption was made that the Cardiologists reflected here were working an average of 35 hours per week with a total of 1750 hours per year.  This is an average and many Cardiologists work in excess of 50 hours per week.  This combined with the higher than average fees they are able to bill for their services accounts for the ability to earn 2 to 3 times what the average physician earns. 

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.

Cardiologist Salary Canada:

Median 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

$60,000

$300,000


Lowest and Highest Cardiologist Salary Canada

The lowest paid Cardiologist earns: 

154,073 CAD

$157,500


The highest paid Cardiologist earns more than:

293,432 CAD

$300,000


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 to earn Cardiologist Salary Canada
The top paying provinces and territories s to earn a neurosurgeon salary are Calgary-Alberta, Edmonton-Alberta, Fredericton-New Brunswick, London-Woodstock Area –Ontario and Winnipeg-Manitoba. 


Other Industries that Employ Cardiologists
The majority of cardiologists are employed in hospitals and clinics, A small number of cardiologists work in government service, military healthcare systems and universities.

Employment Data
The majority of the cardiologists in Canada are considered self employed.  There are over 2000 cardiologists in Canada. 

Where They Work
Of all the Cardiologists employed in Canada the majority of them work in a private or group practice setting and can be found in clinics or medical office buildings.  A small number can be found working directly in hospitals or other medical centers.

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