The average salary for an Instructional Designer in Canada is C$62,345.
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Job Description for Instructional Designer
An instructional designer is responsible for developing instructional material, such as customer training courses, that help support the company's technical products. For that purpose, an instructional designer is tasked with creating material that helps all types of users understand the product better. This means demonstrating efficiency through analysis of customers' needs and managing projects, in addition to developing courses that cater to all levels of the audience. The ability to utiliz…Read more
Instructional Designer Tasks
- Design, develop, and evaluate instructional materials.
- Collaborate with internal and external partners to determine specific design focus.
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Popular Skills for Instructional Designer
Articulate E-Learning Software
Training Program Development
Skills in Articulate E-Learning Software, Training Program Development, Curriculum Planning and Course Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Online Education.
Pay by Experience Level for Instructional Designer
An entry-level Instructional Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$53,332 based on 5 salaries. An early career Instructional Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$56,433 based on 152 salaries. A mid-career Instructional Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$66,572 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Instructional Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,968 based on 100 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$78,108.
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Employees with Instructional Designer in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 11.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (10.3% more) and Calgary, Alberta (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (9.6% less) and Toronto, Ontario (0.5% less).
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