The average salary for a Director, Product Development is C$120,835 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$86,615 - C$149,707
C$87K
C$120K
C$150K
MEDIAN: C$115,100
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$170K
Salary C$86,615 - C$149,707
Bonus C$2,027 - C$30,559
Profit Sharing C$7,000
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C$85,914 - C$170,141
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 83

Job Description for Director, Product Development

A director of product development has many responsibilities related to product development within their organization. Their main task is creating and then implementing a development strategy for their company. They are also responsible for the implementation of procedures related to product development. Directors of product development are also accountable for setting annual performance goals and conducting evaluations of the staff. In addition, they also need to develop and implement best practices for product designs. They train and guide subordinates within their staff and work well in a team setting.

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Director, Product Development Tasks

  • Review new product ideas, present them to management, and work with other departments to determine feasibility.
  • Determine the cost of production.
  • Conduct market research to determine consumer needs and identify competitors.
  • Ensure products are produced according to design, quality, and price specifications.
  • Supervise product development process, coordinating department objectives and schedules.

Director, Product Development Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$117,878

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Director, Product Development Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Director, Product Development?

Director, Product Development in Toronto:
"Strong corporate culture drawn from 4th generation owners"
Pros: Working with my team to develop new products.
Cons: Antiquated manufacturing equipment and processes.

Director, Product Development in Toronto:
"Elephant sanctuary"
Pros: Working withthe people in my team.
Cons: Antiquated manufacturing processes.

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Key Stats for Director, Product Development

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Director, Product Development Salaries

▲4%

▼0%

National Average
C$118,000

▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 97%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: 3%