Salary Survey

APEGA's salary survey provides market data on current compensation and benefits for professional engineers and professional geoscientists in Alberta.

In 2019, 201 permit holders participated in the survey, representing more than 14,441 incumbents.

How to Participate

The 2020 survey is now open for submissions. If you would like to participate in the survey or have any questions, please email [email protected].

Why It's Important to Participate in the Salary Survey

Participating in APEGA's annual salary survey provides you with current market trends, and it enables you to create or adjust competitive salary and compensation packages, thus reducing employee turnover.

Participating companies will receive access to the results in early fall.

Free Members Report

The report contains:

  • regional compensation trends
  • employment trends
  • responsibility level guide
  • base salary and total compensation median values
  • base salary by gender

VIEW THE 2019 SALARY SURVEY MEMBERS REPORT (PDF)

Getting the 2019 Salary Survey Results

Visit the online order form below to submit a request to purchase the 2019 salary survey report or the Excel dataset. Note that participating companies automatically received a digital copy of the report in the fall.

2019 Results Request Form

 Participating CompaniesNon-Participating Companies/ Individuals
PDF report onlyFREE$750 + GST
PDF report + Excel dataset Consists of cash compensation report data in a tabular format for easy filtering. FREE$2,500 + GST
 

Ordering Reports for Previous Surveys

The last 7 years (2013-2018) of salary survey reports are available to order.

Previous Years Request Form

 Participating CompaniesNon-Participating Companies/ Individuals
PDF report onlyFREE$500 + GST
PDF report + Excel dataset Consists of cash compensation report data in a tabular format for easy filtering. $200$1,900 + GST

 

Responsibility Level Tool

APEGA's Responsibility Level Tool is a free resource to determine what responsibility level your position is. 

This file is a macro-enabled Excel workbook, so be sure to enable or allow macro functionality when you open it.