A young professional is casually posing outside an office building.
A young nurse is looking out the hospital window smiling.
A couple of carpenters are working with their tools in the workshop.
A young person is standing outside on the street looking at their cell phone.

Careers

Join Canada’s youngest workforce. Explore opportunities in our start-ups, small businesses, and big corporations. Plus, enjoy higher wages and lower taxes.

$72,500

Alberta’s average median after-tax income
Start daydreaming about life in Alberta.
On average, key professions make more in Alberta, both in yearly salaries and in hourly wages.

$96,549

Mechanical Engineer Average Salary

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$77,220

Mechanical Engineer Average Salary In B.C

$79,752

Accountant Average Salary

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$58,469

Accountant Average Salary In B.C.

$87,004

Electrician Average Salary

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$59,566

Electrician
average Salary In Ontario

$97,452

Nurse Practitioner
Average Salary

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$79,326

Nurse Practitioner Average Salary In B.C

$113,073

computer Engineer Average Salary

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$91,992

Computer Engineer Average Salary In Ontario

$74,282

Plumber average Salary

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$63,041

Plumber Average Salary In Ontario

More Money, More Time

Work to live

Pursue your dreams, plan for your future, and still have plenty of time to discover all that Alberta has to offer.

Alberta offers the highest median after-tax income in Canada.

Stats courtesy of: Statistics Canada

Relocation Stories

Making the move

Pavan moved to Edmonton from Toronto for an exciting career opportunity. He loves his new job as well as his new home.

I’m so surprised by how much I like this city...I’m enjoying my time here, I really like it.”
Pavan
Toronto to Edmonton
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Alberta is Hiring

Your money goes further in Alberta

Albertans pay less in overall taxes with no PST, no payroll tax or health premium, as well as a low provincial income tax that almost 40% of Alberta tax filers don't pay.

What did the Albertan say to the Torontonian & Vancouverite? You’re hired.

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