The average salary for a Product Owner is C$76,379.
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Job Description for Product Owner
The product owner plays a leadership role in their organization, usually a software company. Common employers for product owners include software companies, particularly those are developing new software or provide support to other companies. The product owner must have a good understanding of the software being developed and be able to communicate effectively with their coworkers. They also act as the manager of the product development team, helping nurture ideas, extract and retrieve informati…Read more
Product Owner Tasks
- Write and capture user stories and user needs to communicate product objectives and requirements.
- Schedule and lead meetings to surface issues, identify fixes and advance projects.
- Manage daily project goals and product schedules, adjusting expectations and setting priorities.
- Work with customers, stakeholders and internal teams to create and customize products.
Popular Employer Salaries for Product Owner
The top respondents for the job title Product Owner are from the companies Tecsys Inc., Telus Corporation and TELUS Communications Company. Reported salaries are highest at Tecsys Inc. where the average pay is C$70,000. Telus Corporation pays the lowest at around C$65,600.
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Popular Skills for Product Owner
Agile Software Development
Skills in Product Management, Agile Software Development and Scrum are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management and Business Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Product Owner
An entry-level Product Owner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$62,780 based on 65 salaries. An early career Product Owner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,940 based on 211 salaries. A mid-career Product Owner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$80,510 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Product Owner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$88,614 based on 72 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$92,168.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Product Owner in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (4.7% more) and Toronto, Ontario (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Victoria, British Columbia (20.1% less), Montréal, Québec (4.1% less) and Québec City, Québec (3.8% less).
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