Every year, Canadian Business conducts their list of the best jobs in Canada.

The best jobs are chosen according to which ones have the best balance of salary, job growth and future potential.

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We then took those jobs and ranked them according to salary.

So if you're not sure what studies to pursue, you're considering switching university programs, or you just need to make a career change, take a look at the best jobs Canada has to offer in 2017.

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Jobs over $70,000

Mining & Quarrying Supervisor

  • Average Salary: $72,800 (+12% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 8,300 (+31% since 2010)


Deck Officer

  • Average Salary: $72,800 (+16% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 5,200 (+18% since 2010)


Locomotive Engineer

  • Average Salary: $73,340 (+23% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 6,200 (+14% since 2010)


Pilot / Flying Instructor

  • Average Salary: $76,960 (+17% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 15,500 (+14% since 2010)


Firefighter

  • Average Salary: $78,936 (+15% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 33,200 (-15% since 2010)


Construction Manager

  • Average Salary: $79,996 (+12% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 49,000 (+31% since 2010)


Elevator Mechanic

  • Average Salary: $83,844 (+16% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 7,000 (+94% since 2010)


Police Officer

  • Average Salary: $83,990 (+15% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 78,400 (-1% since 2010)


Nurse Practitioner

  • Average Salary: $84,510 (+19% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 5,500 (0% since 2010)

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Jobs over $85,000

Specialized Engineer

  • Average Salary: $85,009 (+15% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 23,100 (+79% since 2010)


Corporate Sales Manager

  • Average Salary: $85,009 (+27% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 22,900 (-6% since 2010)


Business Services Manager

  • Average Salary: $85,508 (+31% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 13,000 (-16% since 2010)


Urban Planner

  • Average Salary: $86,320 (+15% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 10,200 (+27% since 2010)


Lawyer

  • Average Salary: $88,524 (+10% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 56,000 (+12% since 2010)


Telecommunications Manager

  • Average Salary: $86,528 (+15% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 12,000 (+5% since 2010)


Aerospace Engineer

  • Average Salary: $89,003 (+32% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 8,400 (+9% since 2010)


Pipefitting Supervisor

  • Average Salary: $89,398 (+11% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 5,100 (+39% since 2010)


Software Engineer

  • Average Salary: $90,001 (+12% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 43,500 (+45% since 2010)

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Jobs over $100,000

Pharmacist

  • Average Salary: $102,398 (+9% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 35,000 (+56% since 2010)


Real Estate & Financial Manager

  • Average Salary: $103,376 (+29% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 21,600 (+8.5% since 2010)


Petroleum & Chemical Process Engineer

  • Average Salary: $104,000 (+14% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 11,000 (-16% since 2010)


Public Administration Director

  • Average Salary: $106,662 (+17% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 21,300 (+39% since 2010)


Utilities Manager

  • Average Salary: $112,320 (+20% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 7,100 (+6% since 2010)


Economic Development Director

  • Average Salary: $114,400 (+12% since 2010)

  • Total Employees in Canada: 6,600 (-10% since 2010)

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