According to Statistics Canada's National Household Survey, 10 per cent of Canadians had a total income of more than $80,400 in 2010 – in contrast to the median income of $27,800. To be in the top five per cent, a Canadian would need a total income of $102,300. Canadians in the top one per cent are paid over $191,000 a year.
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