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PHP Developer Salary in Canada 🇨🇦

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The median PHP developer salary in Canada is $66,372 per year or $34 per hour in 2022. The median salary is influenced by many factors. Location and years of work experience are two important factors. For example, if you live in a expensive city, you will likely earn a higher salary than someone who lives in a less expensive city. Additionally, the more years of work experience you have, the more money you are likely to make.

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How much does a PHP developer make in Canada?

$66,372 / Annual

Based on 387 salaries

The data come from StackOverflow's annual developer surveys, and can you can find them on this link -

Map of PHP Developer Salary by Province

Developers can expect much higher salaries in British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta.

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While in British Columbia, developers can expect $79,646 per year, in Prince Edward Island, it's just $55,089 per year.

3 Provinces with the Highest PHP Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. British Columbia - $79,646
  2. Ontario - $73,673
  3. Alberta - $70,354

3 Provinces with the Lowest PHP Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. Prince Edward Island - $55,089
  2. Nova Scotia - $59,735
  3. New Brunswick - $62,390

For the complete table with sortable options, please check out the table of the available provinces below. Feel free to reach out if you don't see your province on the table or the data is unavailable on the map.

List of PHP Developer Salary by Province

Salary Difference 
1British Columbia$79,64620% 
4Newfoundland and Labrador$66,372-
8New Brunswick$62,390-6% 
9Nova Scotia$59,735-10% 
10Prince Edward Island$55,089-17% 

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PHP Developer Salary by Years of Professional Experience

Making money as a PHP developer is often based on how long you have been working as a developer. People who have been working as developers for a while usually make more money than people who are just starting out.

Chart explanation: The X-axis shows years of professional coding experience. A newbie is a developer who just got into the industry or someone with less than one year of experience.

PHP Developer Salary by Size of Company

Chart explanation: The X-axis shows the company size in terms of the number of employees. A freelancer does not necessarily represent a company; it may also be a sole proprietor or contractor.


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