The average salary for an Information Systems (IS) Manager in Canada is C$87,881.
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Job Description for Information Systems (IS) Manager
Information system, or IS, managers, are the head of the information technology (IT) department and must be able to manage a team to ensure that they are functional and productive. They ensure program applications or modifications to those applications run smoothly. IS managers are responsible for developing team-level strategic plans and product maps. They must evaluate, select, implement, and manage network and desktop technologies. They need a strong knowledge of information security, anti…Read more
Information Systems (IS) Manager Tasks
- Hire, review, and fire non-management employees.
- implementation, deployment and operation of information systems and technology solutions for business needs.
- Plan, direct, and coordinate the development.
- Plan, direct and coordinate daily activities of a department/group/team.
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Popular Skills for Information Systems (IS) Manager
Skills in Project Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SQL and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Management / Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Information Systems (IS) Manager
An early career Information Systems (IS) Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$72,200 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Information Systems (IS) Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,574 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Information Systems (IS) Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$92,373 based on 49 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$97,754.
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Employees with Information Systems (IS) Manager in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 25.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (11.9% more) and London, Ontario (7.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (11.9% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (0.4% less).
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