Average Business Systems Analyst Salary in Canada

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The average salary for a Business Systems Analyst in Canada is C$68,488.
MEDIAN C$68,488
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C$51k - C$87k
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C$964 - C$7k
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C$52k - C$95k

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Job Description for Business Systems Analyst

Business Systems Analyst Tasks
  • Determine solutions to business software/hardware system problems.
  • Analyze business processes and write system process specifications to be used.
  • Work with clients to determine their business needs to transform them into information technology system requirements.
The top respondents for the job title Business Systems Analyst are from the companies Just Energy, Telus Corporation and Royal Bank of Canada. Reported salaries are highest at Telus Corporation where the average pay is C$69,303. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Manulife Financial Corporation and RBC Bank, earning around C$68,784 and C$68,500, respectively. Barrday pays the lowest at around C$54,000. Royal Bank of Canada and Just Energy also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$63,465 and C$63,701, respectively.

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Business Systems Analyst
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Popular Skills for Business Systems Analyst

Skills in Business Analysis, Requirements Analysis and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Business Systems Analyst

An entry-level Business Systems Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,557 based on 24 salaries. An early career Business Systems Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$63,260 based on 276 salaries. A mid-career Business Systems Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$73,934 based on 214 salaries. An experienced Business Systems Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$77,679 based on 150 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$79,037.
Employees with Business Systems Analyst in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (5.5% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (5.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (2.9% less).

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