The average salary for an Operations Supervisor in Canada is C$59,992.
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Job Description for Operations Supervisor
Operations supervisors deal with the day-to-day issues that arise in the course of business. They need to know to whom they can turn in crisis and must be familiar with company policies and procedures. When state or municipal inspectors arrive, they need to respond adequately. Also, the operations supervisor must meet with supervisors, keep abreast of all policy changes, and follow relevant safety procedures. For operations to occur smoothly and on schedule, the operation supervisor must be ab…Read more
Operations Supervisor Tasks
- Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of companies to operate more efficiently.
- Generate relevant operational documentation.
- Monitor operations to ensure organizational goals are met.
- Formulate policies, manage daily operations, and plan the use of materials and human resources.
Popular Employer Salaries for Operations Supervisor
The top respondents for the job title Operations Supervisor are from the companies Canada Post Corporation, DHL and Caryl Baker Visage. Reported salaries are highest at Bombardier where the average pay is C$91,273. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Canada Post Corporation and Caryl Baker Visage, earning around C$68,863 and C$67,300, respectively. Value Village Inc pays the lowest at around C$31,492. Day & Ross Group and Penske Logistics also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$44,323 and C$55,259, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Operations Supervisor
Skills that pay less than market rate include Problem Solving, Training, Team Leadership, People Management and Operations Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Operations Supervisor
An entry-level Operations Supervisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$49,816 based on 22 salaries. An early career Operations Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$52,767 based on 555 salaries. A mid-career Operations Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$58,962 based on 405 salaries. An experienced Operations Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$64,653 based on 492 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$70,491.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Operations Supervisor in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 10.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (5.5% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (11.2% less), Mississauga, Ontario (6.1% less) and Montréal, Québec (2.9% less).
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