C$97,939
Avg. Salary
C$58.96
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$15,931

Bonus

C$10,000

Profit Sharing

C$35,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Portfolio Manager is C$58.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Portfolio Manager is C$97,939 per year.

C$0.00
10%
C$58.96
50%
C$0.00
90%
MEDIAN C$58.96
C$58k
10%
C$98k
50%
C$143k
90%
MEDIAN C$97,939
C$58,139 - C$143,183
C$58K
C$98K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$97,939
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$182K
Salary C$58,139 - C$143,183
Bonus C$4,899 - C$52,072
Profit Sharing C$2,027 - C$39,453
Commission C$35,000
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$61,128 - C$182,709
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 154

Job Description for Portfolio Manager

A portfolio manager is a financial professional responsible for investing money. The portfolio manager may be a client-based advisor who works with individuals and businesses to manage a group of investments and assets; they may also handle financial products such as mutual funds. Many portfolio managers work within larger financial institutions, processing analyses from their company's risk and investment research teams and acting upon this information. The portfolio manager may seek to meet individual clients' long-term financial goals; for businesses, he or she may seek out investments that recapitalize revenue in a way that mitigates tax burdens and builds capital.

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Portfolio Manager Tasks
  • Consult with clients to develop investment objectives, provides advice and guidance to customers.
  • Report on investment activity and performance.
  • Communicate with clients and administrators about their accounts, securities markets and economic trends.
  • Manage bond and equity portfolios to maximize investment returns commensurate with an acceptable level of risk.

Portfolio Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Portfolio Manager

Pay by Experience for a Portfolio Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Portfolio Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$81,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Portfolio Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$116,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Portfolio Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$129,000 based on 39 salaries. A Portfolio Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$114,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

7%

National Average: C$114,725

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

Portfolio Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Portfolio Manager?

Portfolio Manager in Calgary:
Pros: Proximity to Family
Cons: Business Environment

Portfolio Manager in Winnipeg:
"Not Enough Time in the Day."
Pros: Great pay, good benefits and ability to use what you learned.
Cons: More work than time to do it, poor info systems.

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Key Stats for Portfolio Manager

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Portfolio Manager Salaries

▲12%

▲1%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
C$115,000

Entry-Level
▼30%

Skills That Affect Portfolio Manager Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲18%

Financial Analysis
▲5%

National Average
C$115,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 13%