The average pay for a Software Test Lead is C$72,171 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Test Automation is associated with high pay for this job. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s pay.

C$51,869 - C$90,214
C$52K
C$72K
C$90K
MEDIAN: C$72,249
10%
50%
90%

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C$34.00 - C$65.00
C$45
MEDIAN: C$45.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$51,869 - C$90,214  
   
Bonus
C$800 - C$8,000  
Profit Sharing
C$2,035  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$52,484 - C$98,510  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$22C$44C$66
Hourly Rate
C$45.00  
   
Hourly Tips
C$12.50  
Overtime
C$26.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Bonus
C$800 - C$8,000  
   
Profit Sharing
C$2,035  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$52,484 - C$98,510  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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National Average: C$74,729

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Key Stats for Software Test Lead

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Software Test Lead Salaries

Entry-Level
▲3%

▲1%

National Average
C$75,000

Experienced
▼1%

Skills That Affect Software Test Lead Salaries

Test Automation
▲21%

Test Planning
▲7%

National Average
C$75,000

SQL
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 10%
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