Top 5 Jobs in Canada for Bangladeshi

Getting employment in Canada itself is a huge achievement because of the country’s lucrative lifestyle. If you’re a Bangladeshi willing to move to Canada for work then this article will guide you on finding the professions which are currently high in demand in Canada.


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1. General & Specialist Physicians

Earning potential – $203,932 – $85,000

In-demand Provinces/territories: British Columbia, Newfoundland & Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan

You may earn a lot as a health-care worker especially as a physician currently because of the global COVID-19 pandemic. Doctors working in the province of Saskatchewan, earn around $319,217 on average while in Manitoba they may earn up to $300,000 per year. Many provinces such as Nova Scotia and Saskatchewan have Canadian immigration programs specifically to make the application process easier for General and specialist physicians.


  • The candidate is required to have a bachelor’s degree or in Quebec, completion of a college program, and one year of pre-medicine university studies.
  • The candidate must have graduated from an approved medical school and two to three years of family medicine residency training.
  • The candidate must have completed the qualifying examinations of the Medical Council of Canada or the Collège des médecins du Québec and licensing by the provincial or territorial licensing authority.


2. Accountants and Financial Auditors

Earning potential – $58,500 – $85,000

In-demand Provinces/territories: British Columbia, Ontario, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Yuko


Accountants are very high in demand in seven provinces in Canada. In provinces like Saskatchewan, an accountant can make $63,750 per year easily.


  • Chartered professional accountants, chartered accountants (CPA, CA) are required to have a university degree and completion of a professional training program approved by a provincial Institute of Chartered Accountants. The minimum required work experience depending upon the province is either two years or 30 months and membership in a provincial Institute of Chartered Accountants upon successful completion of the Uniform Evaluation (UFE).
  • For Auditors, requirements are education, training, and recognition as indicated for chartered professional accountants, chartered accountants (CPA, CA), chartered professional accountants, certified general accountants (CPA, CGA) or chartered professional accountants, certified management accountants (CPA, CMA) and some experience as an accountant. Auditors may require recognition by the Institute of Internal Auditors.
  • To act as a trustee in bankruptcy proceedings, auditors and accountants must hold a license as a trustee in bankruptcy approved by the provincial or territorial governing body.

3. Electricians

Earning potential – $63,300 – $84,152

In-demand Provinces/territories: Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Ontario, Northwest Territories, Yukon

As the construction sector is on the rise in Canada, Electricians are currently high in demand. The average income of an Electrician in Alberta is around $69,615 followed by Manitoba, where it is approximately $66,918 per annum.


  • Candidates must have completed secondary school with a four- to five-year apprenticeship program.
  • Trade certification for construction electricians is compulsory in Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta and available, but voluntary, in British Columbia, the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.
  • Trade certification for electricians (domestic and rural) is compulsory in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ontario.
  • Construction electricians may obtain red Seal endorsement upon successful completion of the interprovincial Red Seal examination.

4. Software Engineering

Earning potential – $103,851 – $175,000

In-demand Provinces/territories: British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan

Canada’s giant tech hub – British Columbia (BC) and cities like Vancouver contain head offices for tech giants like Microsoft, SAP Canada, and Slack. As a tech professional you may earn around $126,750 in Manitoba followed by Canada’s own silicon valley, BC, where it’s possible to get a salary of around $106,250 per year.


  • The general requirements are a bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer systems engineering, software engineering, or mathematics, or completion of a college program in computer science.
  • A master’s or doctorate in a related field may also be required.
  • Licensing by a provincial or territorial association of professional engineers is another requirement to practise as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Canada.
  • Engineers are registered by an accredited educational program, after three or four years of supervised work experience in engineering, and passing a professional practise examination.
  • Experience as a computer programmer is beneficial.

5. Project Manager

Earning potential – $90,000 – $153,000

In-demand Provinces/territories: British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan

Every field in Canada such as IT, construction, finance, marketing, or healthcare etc has management positions for candidates with the right amount of qualifications and experience. Project management is currently on the rise in BC, where you could earn a salary of around $90,547 per year. Other provinces such as Alberta and Ontario, have an average salary of around $93,115 and $92,484 respectively.


  • A university degree or college diploma in a relevant field eg. Finance, marketing, etc.
  • A master’s or doctorate may be required depending on industry or position
  • Management experience in a related field
  • Several years of work experience

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