Chiropractor Salary Canada



The average Chiropractor Salary Canada is calculated by the Canadian Salary and Wage Guide and from a variety of other sources. Chiropractors work in a number of settings including hospitals, clinics and schools.  There are approximately 6500 Chiropractors in Canada. The salaries of Chiropractors vary depending on the location and the setting.  The assumption was made that the chiropractors 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.

Chiropractor Salary Canada:

Hourly

Country

Low

Median

High

Canadian

32.2992 CAD

61.1938 CAD

78.3030 CAD

United States

$33.00

$62.52

$80.00



Annual

Country

Low

Median

High

Canadian

56,526 CAD

107,087 CAD

137,027 CAD

United States

$57,750

$109,410

$140,000



Top 5 Canadian Provinces and Territories
The best Canadian Provinces and Territories to earn a chiropractor salary in Canada are: Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Area, Northern British Columbia, Vancouver, Lower Mainland, and Southwestern Canada.

Lowest and Highest Salary
The lowest Chiropractic salary Canada is less $57,000 CAD per year.  The highest salary is over $137,000 CAD.  Presumably factors such as demand, cost of living, and available client base all play a role in the differences in income.  While a Chiropractor salary Canada is calculated on an hourly basis the chiropractor is paid per visit.  How long each visit takes per client, the amount of administrative work associated with each visit and other factors influence the actual rate. 

Education and License
The field of Chiropractics in Canada is regulated by statute in all Canadian provinces. Canadian chiropractors must undergo an intensive education program which consists of a four-year program that follows an initial three years at a university.  Then they must take a series of national exams to become licensed.

Where They Work
Of all the chiropractors employed in the Canada most of them work in the offices of other healthcare practitioners such as other chiropractors, doctors and etc…  This is also where the best chiropractic salaries can be found.

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