The average pay for a Research Director is C$81,562 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$69,940 - C$116,391
C$70K
C$82K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$82,279
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$123K
Salary C$69,940 - C$116,391
Bonus C$2,424 - C$20,134
Commission C$3,034
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C$70,897 - C$123,650
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Director

Pay by Experience for a Research Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Research Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$74,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$86,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Research Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$87,000 based on 21 salaries. A Research Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$80,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$85,373

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Key Stats for Research Director

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Research Director Salaries

Experienced
▲2%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
C$85,000

Late-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Research Director Salaries

National Average
C$85,000


Project Management
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 7%
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