The average salary for a Business Intelligence (BI) Developer in Canada is C$72,220.
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Job Description for Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Business intelligence developers must be data experts, as they work primarily with databases and different types of software. Often abbreviated as BI developer, this job involves developing and fine tuning IT solutions. That can include anything from coding to testing to debugging to designing to implementing newly developed tools. A BI developer spends a lot of time researching and planning solutions for existing problems within the company. BI developers also are responsible for building OLAP,…Read more
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer Tasks
- Create business intelligence tools and reports, such as physical data models and dimensional analyses.
- Design, code, test, and aggregate results from SQL queries to provide information to users.
- Create technical documents to document Oracle or other database contents, concepts, and mapping between databases.
- Participate in the design, development, and analysis of data architecture and warehousing approaches.
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Popular Skills for Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Microsoft SQL Server
ETL (Extract, transform, load)
Skills in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and Business Intelligence are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include ETL (Extract, transform, load), Microsoft SQL Server and SQL.
Pay by Experience Level for Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
An entry-level Business Intelligence (BI) Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,915 based on 28 salaries. An early career Business Intelligence (BI) Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$65,803 based on 201 salaries. A mid-career Business Intelligence (BI) Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$78,312 based on 168 salaries. An experienced Business Intelligence (BI) Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$83,854 based on 103 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$84,244.
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Employees with Business Intelligence (BI) Developer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 6.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (5.1% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Québec City, Québec (12.9% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (10.1% less).
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