Average Chief Operating Officer (COO) Salary in Canada

C$127,542
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$20,467
Bonus
C$16,000
Commission
C$11,000
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Chief Operating Officer (COO) in Canada is C$127,542.
10%
C$69k
MEDIAN
C$128k
90%
C$201k
Is Chief Operating Officer (COO) your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
C$69k - C$201k
Bonus
C$2k - C$65k
Profit Sharing
C$2k - C$42k
Commission
C$0 - C$16k
Total Pay
C$69k - C$232k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Chief Operating Officer (COO) Tasks
  • Direct the day to day operations of the organization.
  • Improve operating procedures to increase profits and/or make the organization more efficient.
  • Implement the strategies set by the Board of Directors and the CEO.

Job Satisfaction for Chief Operating Officer (COO)

4.3 out of 5
(87)
Highly Satisfied
70Reviews

Chief Operating Officer (COO) Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Skills in Leadership, Strategic Planning and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Project Management and Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Operating Officer (COO)

An entry-level Chief Operating Officer (COO) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$98,633 based on 10 salaries. An early career Chief Operating Officer (COO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$102,017 based on 84 salaries. A mid-career Chief Operating Officer (COO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$112,299 based on 108 salaries. An experienced Chief Operating Officer (COO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$144,003 based on 197 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$151,641.
Employees with Chief Operating Officer (COO) in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 19.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (16.0% more) and Toronto, Ontario (15.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (20.2% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (6.4% less) and Edmonton, Alberta (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 597 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.7%
Early Career
14.1%
Mid Career
18.1%
Experienced
33.0%
Late Career
33.2%