Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Manager Salary (Canada)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Manager is C$62,655 per year. A skill in Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) is associated with high pay for this job.

C$42,600 - C$93,381
C$43K
C$63K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$63,227
10%
50%
90%
C$13.18 - C$42.28
C$13
C$19
C$42
MEDIAN: C$19.48
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$94K
Salary C$42,600 - C$93,381
Bonus C$199 - C$10,305
Profit Sharing C$964 - C$6,183
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$40,144 - C$94,468
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 205
Hourly Data C$0C$61
Hourly Rate C$13.18 - C$42.28
Overtime C$36.21
Annual Data C$0C$94K
Bonus C$199 - C$10,305
Profit Sharing C$964 - C$6,183
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$40,144 - C$94,468
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Information Technology (IT) Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$62,007

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Information Technology (IT) Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Information Technology (IT) Manager in Edmonton:
"Do your homework."
Make sure you do your homework, get the job description, ask about turnover, ask about the difference in responsibility between your position and the Director's. Ask about what decisions you have the autonomy to make.

Information Technology (IT) Manager in Thunder Bay:
"It's about providing value not cheapest price."
In order to be respected at any firm you need to provide value. Value is not the lowest price or the highest service level. It is what the business perceives the value as. If you don't communicate options, and provide benchmarks you are going to eventually fail. Communication with senior management is key.

Information Technology (IT) Manager in Hamilton:
"IT Requires A Lot Of Commitment."
As an IT professional, there is a lot of time required in and out of the office to be successful. If you can stay focused and not be afraid to try new things you can be success in an IT career. Try to stay well rounded to ensure versatility in the workplace.

Information Technology (IT) Manager in Victoria:
"Transparency."
Tell the truth even if you don't want to and even if they don't want to hear it.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Manager

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
41%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Manager Salaries

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
▲15%

Linux
▲10%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲5%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲4%

Project Management
▼0%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼0%

National Average
C$62,000

SQL
▼3%

Microsoft Exchange
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Cisco Networking
▼8%

VMware ESX
▼10%

Network Management / Administration
▼14%

People Management
▼15%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 16%