Canada’s Best Jobs 2014

Source: Canadian Business

20) Scientific Research Manager
Median Salary: $79,997

Five-Year Wage Growth: -2 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 20 per cent

19) Longshore Worker
Median Salary: $70,720

Five-Year Wage Growth: 30 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 13 per cent

18) Psychologist
Median Salary: $77,875

Five-Year Wage Growth: 18 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 30 per cent

17) School Principal and Administrator
Median Salary: $91,437

Five-Year Wage Growth: 14 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: Eight per cent

16) Registered Nurse
Median Salary: $72,800

Five-Year Wage Growth: 15 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 13 per cent

15) Post-Secondary School Administrator
Median Salary: $81,224

Five-Year Wage Growth: Six per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 25 per cent

14) Government Program Officer
Median Salary: $77,875

Five-Year Wage Growth: 20 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 71 per cent

13) Probation and Parole Officer
Median Salary: $72,946

Five-Year Wage Growth: 12 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 26 per cent

12) Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathologist
Median Salary: $79,040

Five-Year Wage Growth: 14 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 35 per cent

11) Specialized Engineer (ie. Agricultural or Naval)
Median Salary: $79,997

Five-Year Wage Growth: 28 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: Seven per cent

10) Electrical and Telecommunications Coordinator
Median Salary: $72,800

Five-Year Wage Growth: 13 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 28 per cent

9) Financial Administrator
Median Salary: $82,992

Five-Year Wage Growth: 16 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: Eight per cent

8) Social, Community and Correctional Services Manager
Median Salary: $67,600

Five-Year Wage Growth: 27 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 34 per cent

7) Head Nurse and Medical Supervisor
Median Salary: $76,960

Five-Year Wage Growth: 18 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 11 per cent

6) Human Resources Manager
Median Salary: $81,994

Five-Year Wage Growth: 18 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: One per cent

5) Health Care Manager
Median Salary: $87,360

Five-Year Wage Growth: 14 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 15 per cent

4) Primary Production Manager
Median Salary: $110,240

Five-Year Wage Growth: 28 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 32 per cent

3) Oil and Gas Drilling Supervisor
Median Salary: $72,800

Five-Year Wage Growth: 15 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 22 per cent

2) Public Administration Director
Median Salary: $97,074

Five-Year Wage Growth: 21 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 21 per cent

1) Lawyer
Median Salary: $79,997

Five-Year Wage Growth: 14 per cent
Five-Year Job Growth: 29 per cent

The 10 Worst Jobs In Canada

10: Telephone operator
Five-year median wage loss: -7%

Median income: $29,120

Typical job titles: Auxiliary operator, telephone operator, complaints clerk

9: Agricultural specialist
Five-year median wage loss: -8%

Median income: $57,137

Typical job titles: Agrologist, agronomist, farming consultant

8: Textile dyeing/finishing operator
Five-year median wage loss: -9%

Median income: $31,200

Typical job titles: Batch dyer, brushing operator, yarn finisher

7: Chemical products labourer
Five-year median wage loss: -10%

Median income: $28,080

Typical job titles: Acetylene cylinder preparer, electrode cleaner, chemical plant labourer

6: Water transport engineer officer
Five-year median wage loss: -10%

Median income: $58,240

Typical job titles: Tugboat engineer, marine engineer officer, fishing vessel engineer officer

5: Papermaking operator
Five-year median wage loss: -11%

Median income: $50,003

Typical job titles: Paper machine operator, paper maker, back tender

4: Protection worker
Five-year median wage loss: -12%

Median income: $33,280

Typical job titles: Private detective, floorwalker, alarm specialist

3: Fabric manufacturing supervisor
Five-year median wage loss: -13%

Median income: $27,726

Typical job titles: Alterations supervisor, dressmakers supervisor, stitching department supervisor

2: Visual artist
Five-year median wage loss: -19%

Median income: $36,566

Typical job titles: Painter, sculptor, art instructor

1: Electronics manufacturing supervisor
Five-year median wage loss: 19%

Median income: $37,024

 
 

 
 

 
 

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