Pay and benefits – students

Pay scales

CSE offers higher student salaries than other government student programs. Salaries are based on academic level (college, undergraduate, post-graduate) and previous work terms.

Weekly salaries range from $573.38 to $973.88.

Salary table for students
Academic Level First work term Second work term Third work term Fourth work term
College $573.38 $631.13 $656.25 $701.63
University Undergraduate $642.00 $693.00 $730.88 $766.13
University Masters $754.13 $774.00 $827.25 $892.88
Doctorate $829.13 $893.25 $973.88 -


Reimbursement of relocation fees.
As an added incentive to join us in Ottawa, CSE pays for moving expenses at the beginning and at the end of your work term.