Canada MTCS: Mercer Total Compensation Survey for the Energy Sector

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Canada MTCS: Mercer Total Compensation Survey for the Energy Sector SKU_8617

The energy market is beginning to stabilize as we adjust to the “new normal.” The need for new jobs, new skills, and new employees capable of filling them is more pronounced than ever. Gain a competitive advantage by developing adaptable, scalable, and data-backed compensation strategies to secure the people you need.

Assess your competitive market position with data from the Canada MTCS | Mercer Total Compensation Survey for the Energy Sector. Ensure you have the right compensation package for your current and future employees, with compensation data collected for over 3,400 positions from 200+ organizations across the country. Analyze the data by job scope and size of company, as it pertains to daily production level, net sales/revenue, and number of employees. Examine the data across numerous industry segments of the energy value chain, such as:

  • Exploration and production
  • Energy mining
  • Midstream/pipelines
  • Gas utilities
Are you ready to align your compensation strategy with today’s energy market?
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  • Participating Companies
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  • Modules
  • 2020 survey participation

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  • Positions Surveyed: 3,452
  • Positions Published: 3,452
  • Organizations: 202
  • Incumbents: 102,191

Based on data from the 2019 Canada MTCS: Mercer Total Compensation Survey for the Energy Sector survey. Data minimum and suppression rules account for the difference between the number of positions surveyed and published.

Data Collected

  • Annual incentives/Bonuses
  • Base salary
  • Long-term incentive values
  • Perquisites
  • Salary ranges
  • Total cash compensation
  • Total direct compensation

Data Analyzed

  • Job scope

Size of Company

  • Energy mining
  • Exploration and production
  • Gas utilities
  • Midstream/pipelines

Eligible Sectors

  • Energy mining
  • Exploration and production
  • Gas utilities
  • Midstream/pipelines


2019 Products Participants
*2019 Canada MTCS – Core Modules CAD 7,500
2019 Canada MTCS – Additional Modules CAD 1,800 each

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Please note:

  • This survey is available to participants only.
  • *Core modules: General Benchmark, Cross-Segment, and Policy, plus one of the Choice modules: Upstream/Midstream, Downstream and Oilfield Services, or Utilities. One user license for MercerWIN included. Benefits data was not collected in 2019.
  • Additional users may be added during checkout for CAD 220 each per module/survey.
  • Individuals or companies using Mercer data for consulting services or commercial purposes are subject to different rates. Please call for more information.
  • 2019 results now available.


  • Participation Opens: March 6
  • Participation Deadline: May 8
  • Date Effective: April 1
  • Report Available: August

Participating Companies

  • A2D Technologies Inc.
  • ACCEL Energy Canada, Ltd.
  • Access Pipeline, Inc.
  • Advantage Oil & Gas, Ltd.
  • Alberta Electric System Operator
  • Alberta Energy Regulator
  • Alberta Innovates
  • Alberta Innovates - C-FER Technologies
  • Alberta Innovates - InnoTech Alberta
  • Alberta Utilities Commission
  • AltaGas, Ltd.
  • AltaGas, Ltd. - Utilities, Inc.
  • AltaLink Management, Ltd.
  • ARC Resources, Ltd.
  • ATCO Ltd.
  • Athabasca Oil Corporation
  • Aux Sable Canada
  • Baytex Energy Corp.
  • Bellatrix Exploration, Ltd.
  • BHP Billiton Canada, Inc.
  • Birchcliff Energy, Ltd.
  • Black Swan Energy, Ltd.
  • BlackPearl Resources
  • Bonavista Energy Corporation
  • BP Canada Energy Group ULC
  • Calfrac Well Services, Ltd.
  • Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)
  • Canadian Natural Resources, Ltd.
  • Canadian Natural Resources, Ltd. - Horizon Oil Sands
  • Capital Power Corporation
  • CEDA International Corporation
  • Cenovus Energy, Inc.
  • CES Energy Solutions LLP
  • CF Chemicals, Ltd.
  • CGG Services (Canada) Inc.
  • Chevron Canada Limited
  • Chevron Canada Resources
  • Clean Harbors Canada
  • Clough Enercore Limited
  • CNOOC International
  • Computer Modelling Group, Ltd.
  • Cona Resources, Ltd.
  • Connacher Oil and Gas Limited
  • ConocoPhillips Canada
  • COOEC Canada Company Ltd.
  • Corex Resources, Ltd.
  • Crescent Point Energy Corp.
  • Crew Energy, Inc.
  • Devon Canada Corporation
  • Ember Resources, Inc.
  • Emerson Automation Solutions
  • Enbridge, Inc.
  • Enbridge, Inc. - Enbridge Gas Distribution
  • Enbridge, Inc. - Gas Transmission & Midstream
  • Enbridge, Inc. - Liquids Pipelines
  • Enbridge, Inc. - Tidal Energy Marketing
  • Enbridge, Inc. - Utilities & Power Operations
  • Encana Corporation
  • Enerflex, Ltd.
  • Enerflex, Ltd. - Engineered Systems
  • Enerflex, Ltd. - Gas Drive
  • Enerplus Corporation
  • ENMAX Corporation
  • Ensign Drilling, Inc.
  • Ensign Energy Services, Inc.
  • Ensign Well Servicing, Inc.
  • EPCOR Utilities, Inc.
  • Equinor Canada Ltd.
  • ExxonMobil Canada
  • Federated Co-operative, Ltd. - Co-op Refinery Complex
  • Flint Hills Resources LTD
  • Fortis, Inc. - FortisAlberta, Inc.
  • Fortis, Inc. - FortisBC, Inc.
  • Gain Energy, Ltd.
  • GE Canada Baker Hughes
  • Gibson Energy - Corporate & Other
  • Gibson Energy - Infrastructure
  • Gibson Energy - Wholesale
  • Golder Associates Corporation (GAC) - Golder Associates, Ltd. (GAL)
  • Halliburton Group Canada
  • Hammerhead Resources, Inc.
  • Heritage Resources Limited Partnership
  • Husky Energy, Inc.
  • Imperial Oil
  • InPlay Oil Corp.
  • Inter Pipeline, Ltd.
  • IPC Alberta, Ltd.
  • Irving Oil, Ltd.
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Atlantic Emergency Response Team, Inc.
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Highlands Fuel Delivery, LLC
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Irving Blending & Packaging
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Irving Energy Services, Ltd.
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Irving Oil Commercial GP
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Irving Oil Marketing GP
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Irving Oil Refining GP
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Irving Oil Terminals & Pipelines GP
  • Irving Oil, Ltd. - Newfoundland and Labrador Asphalt, Ltd.
  • Japan Canada Oil Sands Limited
  • Journey Energy, Inc.
  • Jupiter Resources, Inc.
  • Keyera Corp.
  • Long Run Exploration, Ltd.
  • Lynx Energy ULC
  • Mancal Energy Inc.
  • MEG Energy Corp.
  • MEGlobal Canada ULC
  • Methanex Corporation
  • Murphy Oil Company, Ltd.
  • NAL Resources Management Limited
  • Nalcor Energy
  • Nalcor Energy - Bull Arm Fabrication, Inc.
  • Nalcor Energy - Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corporation Limited
  • Nalcor Energy - Newfoundland & Labrador Hydro
  • Nalcor Energy - Oil and Gas, Inc.
  • Nalcor Energy Marketing
  • North West Redwater Partnership
  • NOVA Chemicals Corporation
  • Nutrien, Ltd.
  • Nutrien, Ltd. - NPK
  • NuVista Energy, Ltd.
  • Obsidian Energy, Ltd.
  • Oceaneering Canada Ltd.
  • Oceaneering Canada Ltd. - Grayloc Canada Ltd.
  • Osum Oil Sands Corp.
  • Osum Production Corp.
  • Painted Pony Energy, Ltd.
  • Paramount Resources, Ltd.
  • Parex Resources, Inc.
  • Parkland Fuel Corporation
  • Patterson-UTI Drilling Canada Limited
  • Pec Tech LNG Limited
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation
  • Pengrowth Energy Corporation
  • Perpetual Energy, Inc.
  • PetroChina Canada, Ltd.
  • PETRONAS Energy Canada Ltd.
  • Peyto Exploration & Development Corp.
  • Pipestone Energy Corp.
  • Plains Midstream Canada
  • Precision Drilling Corporation
  • Repsol Oil & Gas Canada Inc.
  • Ridgeback Resources, Inc.
  • Rife Resources, Ltd.
  • Rockpoint Gas Storage
  • Saguaro Resources, Ltd.
  • SaskEnergy, Inc.
  • Schlumberger Limited - Schlumberger Canada, Ltd.
  • Secure Energy Services, Inc.
  • Secure Energy Services, Inc. - Secure Energy (Drilling Services), Inc.
  • Secure Energy Services, Inc. - Secure Energy (OnSite Services), Inc.
  • SemCAMS Midstream ULC
  • Serafina Energy, Ltd.
  • Seven Generations Energy, Ltd.
  • Shell Canada Limited
  • Shell Canada Limited - Downstream
  • Shell Canada Limited - Projects & Technology
  • Shell Canada Limited - Upstream Americas - Non Heavy Oil
  • Sinopec Daylight Energy, Ltd.
  • Spartan Controls, Ltd.
  • Sproule Associates Limited
  • Steel Reef Infrastructure Corp.
  • STEP Energy Services Ltd.
  • Storm Resources, Ltd.
  • Strath Resources, Ltd.
  • Suncor Energy, Inc.
  • Suncor Energy, Inc. - Exploration & Production
  • Suncor Energy, Inc. - Oil Sands
  • Suncor Energy, Inc. - Refining and Marketing
  • Surge Energy, Inc.
  • Syncrude Canada, Ltd.
  • Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd.
  • TAQA North, Ltd.
  • TC Energy
  • TC Energy - Pipelines Group
  • TC Energy - Power and Storage
  • Teck Resources Limited
  • Teine Energy, Ltd.
  • Terra International (Canada) Inc.
  • Tervita Corporation
  • TGS Canada Corp.
  • Todd Energy Canada Limited
  • TORC Oil & Gas, Ltd.
  • Toronto Hydro Corporation
  • Total E&P Canada
  • Tourmaline Oil Corp.
  • Trans Mountain Pipeline
  • Trican Well Service, Ltd.
  • Tundra Oil & Gas, Ltd.
  • Tundra Oil & Gas, Ltd. - Tundra Energy Marketing Limited
  • United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
  • Velvet Energy, Ltd.
  • Vermilion Energy, Inc.
  • Vesta Energy Corp.
  • Weatherford Canada, Ltd.
  • West Lake Energy Corp.
  • Western Energy Services Corp.
  • Western Energy Services Corp. - Aero Rental Services
  • Western Energy Services Corp. - Eagle Well Servicing
  • Western Energy Services Corp. - Horizon Drilling, Inc.
  • Western Energy Services Corp. - Western Field Services
  • Woodfibre LNG Limited
  • WZR Development ULC
  • Modules

    Receive ALL three core modules AND one additional choice module for your participation fee. Plus, you can add an additional choice or optional modules if you wish. Please note that Canada MTCS is a closed survey; only survey participants may purchase results.

    - CORE -

    General Benchmark

    - OPTIONAL -

    Field/HourlyFull Disclosure
    Field Site Policy
    Energy Trading

    2020 survey participation

    2020 Survey Participation is now closed. Survey participation is open to all organizations with matching jobs and is required to purchase results. The act of submitting data to a survey is known as survey participation and your company is then viewed as a participant. To learn more about how you can become a participant, please contact us. As a survey participant, you do receive key benefits:

    • An exclusive invitation to survey events - attend results webcasts and meetings where Mercer consultants will review the results and identify market trends and factors. You'll also be able to ask questions directly related to your organization.
    • Ensure your data is included in the market results - easily determine your market position with customized reports that compare your company data to your peers.
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    • Short DescriptionAlign your compensation strategy with today’s energy market.
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