Average Information Technology (IT) Lead Salary in Canada

C$82,492
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C$4,000
Bonus
C$1,011
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The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Lead in Canada is C$82,492.
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C$53k
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C$82k
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C$110k
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MEDIAN C$82,492
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Salary
C$53k - C$110k
Bonus
C$1k - C$15k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$1k
Total Pay
C$55k - C$119k

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Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Information Technology (IT) Lead. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Information Technology (IT) Lead
Information Security Specialist
Technical Architect
Senior Business Analyst
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Lead

Skills in .NET, Java/J2EE and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Linux and Information Technology (IT) Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Lead

An early career Information Technology (IT) Lead with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$69,776 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Lead with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$76,960 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Lead with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$96,198 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$100,000.
Employees with Information Technology (IT) Lead in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 6.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (5.3% more) and Mississauga, Ontario (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (27.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Early Career
7.7%
Mid Career
42.3%
Experienced
41.0%
Late Career
9.0%