$_OpenPay London

About

OpenPay London is a salary sharing and market information tool for London, Ontario's tech industry.
It is meant for software/web developers, system administrators, graphics designers, and anyone else working in tech.

You can report any bugs and issues via Github.


Why Share?

By sharing your pay, you help make the market fairer and more competitive.

Pay secrecy is very common in Canada and the United States. Many of us are hesitant to discuss salary, and are often discouraged from doing so. This creates a situation in which one party has far more information than the other. Employees with similar experience, skills, and output often earn wildly different wages based on when they were hired and how well they negotiated.

Here is a great video explaining this information gap.

There are various benefits to having publicly available pay information:

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