Generally speaking, all candidates are hired at the MA-2 level. The starting salary of a mathematical statistician is $56,192. After 16 to 24 months experience at Statistics Canada, the salary reaches the first step of the MA-3 level. Annual pay increments then take place within the MA-3 level until the maximum salary is reached.
|MA-2||MethodologistFootnote 1||Post-secondary recruitment||$56,192|
|MA-3||Methodologist||PromotedFootnote 2 from MA-2 typically after 16 to 24 months||$68,410 to $80,594|
|MA-4||Senior Methodologist||Selection process||$81,686 to $95,271|
|MA-5||Senior Methodologist||Selection process||$95,696 to $108,664|
|MA-6||Section Chief||Selection process||$106,606 to $120,361|
|MA-7||Assistant Director||Selection process||$116,729 to $130,638|
A registered pension plan, a dental care plan, a health care plan, a disability insurance plan, and life insurance are included in the benefits of the employees of the federal public service. As a new employee, you are entitled every year to 20 days of vacation leave, 15 days of sick leave, 5 days of leave for family-related responsibilities and 2 days of leave for a personal reason. Up to 52 weeks of maternity/parental leave and up to 5 years of leave without pay for childcare and eldercare are also available.