The average salary for a Senior Project Manager, IT is C$99,686.
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Job Description for Senior Project Manager, IT
Senior project managers must be well organized, extremely responsible, and capable of working with a wide variety of other people. Senior IT project managers work in a fast paced and frequently changing industry, and must work very hard to keep up with the responsibilities they are tasked with. They must also be proficient at working with a number of technologies and at keeping up with the ever changing field of information technology. They must also be educated, generally holding at least a …Read more
Senior Project Manager, IT Tasks
- Conduct meetings with all key stakeholders in order to announce the start of the project and review the overall project plan.
- Create, track and forecast changes in project budgets.
- Measure project performance.
- Develop a detailed project plan with identified critical path tasks.
- Record detailed customer requirements, constraints and assumptions with stakeholders in order to establish the project deliverables.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Project Manager, IT
The top respondents for the job title Senior Project Manager, IT are from the companies Telus Corporation, IBM Canada Ltd. and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). Reported salaries are highest at RBC Bank where the average pay is C$105,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Scotia Bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC), earning around C$98,870 and C$95,833, respectively. Bell Canada pays the lowest at around C$88,475. Telus Corporation and IBM Canada Ltd. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$94,600 and C$95,750, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Manager, IT
Skills in Program Management, Team Leadership and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Manager, IT
An early career Senior Project Manager, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$89,162 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Senior Project Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$94,909 based on 205 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$100,664 based on 451 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$106,902.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Project Manager, IT in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 21.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (3.4% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (3.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (8.7% less), Mississauga, Ontario (1.4% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (0.9% less).
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