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How Co-op Works

Salary/Wages

The wages listed below represent a compilation of historical salary and wage data reported by students and employers. The numbers below are subject to change based on employer preferences and the prevailing wages of various industry sectors. The actual salary/wage of a co-op student is discussed between the employer and the student during the hiring stage. The rates are presented in dollars per hour before deductions.

 

Program

Junior

Intermediate

Senior

Architectural Science

$17 - $20

$20 - $22

$22 - $24

Chemical Engineering

$14 - $16

$15 - $20

$16 - $25

Computer Science

$16 - $18

$18 - $20

$20 - $22

Occupational Health & Safety and Public Health & Safety

$14 - $19

$15 - $22

$18 - $25

Science (Biology, Biomedical Sciences Chemistry, Contemporary Science, Financial Math, Math & Its Applications, Medical Physics)

$14 - $16

$16 - $18

$17 - $19

*For salary/wage information on Ryerson's Business co-op programs, please contact the Ted Rogers Co-op Office at trsmcoop@ryerson.ca