Average Meteorologist with Forecasting Skills Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $65,282.00/year

The average annual salary of Meteorologist is $65,282.00


The starting salary of Meteorologist is between $37,987.00 and $44,690.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $101,970.00 and $117,266.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $30.15/hour

The average hourly pay of Meteorologist is $30.15.


The maximum hourly wage is between $30.52 and $35.00.

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Bonus Range: Tooltip
$0.00 - $2,180.00
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  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $65,282.00
  • Hourly Pay : $30.15
  • Weekly Pay : $1,162.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $2,325.00
  • Monthly Salary : $5,037.00

Meteorologist Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Meteorologist. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Meteorologist compared to female. Their involvement is 65% while of female is only 35%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Meteorologist salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Meteorologist having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around $46,395.00.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Meteorologist salary would increase again to a total of $92,023.92, adding $45,628.92 from the last salary increase.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, decrease in salary is noted to a total of $70,158.00.

Prominent Skills Affecting Meteorologist Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Meteorologist's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Meteorologist when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Meteorologist is Data Analysis which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 8% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Data Analysis.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Oral / Verbal Communication with 1%. It can be said that Oral / Verbal Communication skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Meteorologist. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $47,656.00 whereas the highest earning is $95,312.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Mid Carrer person will earn the maximum salary of $95,312.00 at 46%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 27% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 46% more than the average salary, Late Career earns 10% more than the average salary.

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