A Research & Development (R&D) Manager earns an average salary of C$73,817 per year.

C$55,866 - C$111,000
C$56K
C$77K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$76,703
10%
50%
90%
C$19.00 - C$42.67
C$19
C$23
C$43
MEDIAN: C$23.35
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$118K
Salary C$55,866 - C$111,000
Bonus C$925 - C$15,126
Profit Sharing C$203 - C$9,091
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$51,925 - C$118,367
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 190
Hourly Data C$0C$60
Hourly Rate C$19.00 - C$42.67
Overtime C$58.72
Annual Data C$0C$118K
Bonus C$925 - C$15,126
Profit Sharing C$203 - C$9,091
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$51,925 - C$118,367
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Job Description for Research & Development (R&D) Manager

Research and development managers lead a team of employees in conducting research and development for an organization. This may include investigating technology development, concept development, and new product development, among other areas. Many times, research and development teams work to improve an existing product or service. They identify areas for improvement and how any changes might be conducted. Research and development managers oversee this process and suggest recommendations to the organization's leaders.

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Research & Development (R&D) Manager Tasks

  • Responsible for management of a team or group of employees.
  • Ensure that program objectives are determined and met, logistics are effectively coordinated and budgets are adhered to.
  • Provide technical oversight and expertise as required.
  • Plan and implement the development of new processes in areas of research generally dealing with the life or physical sciences.

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Pay by Experience Level for Research & Development (R&D) Manager

Pay by Experience for a Research & Development (R&D) Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Research & Development (R&D) Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research & Development (R&D) 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$82,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Research & Development (R&D) Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$81,000 based on 28 salaries. A Research & Development (R&D) 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$90,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$78,652

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

Research & Development (R&D) Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Research & Development (R&D) Manager?

Research & Development (R&D) Manager in Regina:
"Problem Solver."
Pros: I like to take problems that others believe are impossible, and find the solution that works. Technology is growing every day, and I'm on the cutting edge. I'm doing stuff that none of my competitors are doing.
Cons: I work for a small company and I feel that I could do so much more with just one more resource, or one more hour. My ambitions outstrip my resources, and I feel guilt at not being able to complete all the challenges I face.

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Key Stats for Research & Development (R&D) Manager

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Research & Development (R&D) Manager Salaries

▲15%

▲5%

▲3%

National Average
C$79,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Research & Development (R&D) Manager Salaries

National Average
C$79,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 12%