Average Senior Systems Analyst Salary in Canada

C$81,124
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$5,872
Bonus
C$3,000
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Analyst in Canada is C$81,124.
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MEDIAN C$81,124
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Salary
C$62k - C$100k
Bonus
C$1k - C$12k
Profit Sharing
C$997 - C$7k
Total Pay
C$63k - C$106k

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Job Description for Senior Systems Analyst

Senior Systems Analyst Tasks
  • Conduct application testing and provide database management support.
  • Create and maintain documentation as necessary for operational and security audits.
  • Establish new users, manage access levels and reset passwords.
  • Analyze and route issues into the proper ticketing systems and update and close tickets in a timely manner.
  • Devise or modify procedures to solve problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations.

Career Paths

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Senior Systems Analyst
Information Technology (IT) Manager
Senior Technical Consultant
Systems Analyst
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Analyst

Skills in Project Management and Microsoft SQL Server are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Operating System General Use, Microsoft Office and SQL.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Analyst

An early career Senior Systems Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$68,918 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Senior Systems Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,242 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,719 based on 176 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$84,525.
Employees with Senior Systems Analyst in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 9.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (7.7% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (7.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (7.5% less), Toronto, Ontario (0.8% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 319 survey responses.
Early Career
7.8%
Mid Career
16.3%
Experienced
55.2%
Late Career
20.7%