The average pay for a Senior Technical Consultant is C$86,474 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$60,790 - C$111,191
C$61K
C$86K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$85,777
10%
50%
90%
C$27.50 - C$122
C$28
C$63
C$120
MEDIAN: C$63.30
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$120K
Salary C$60,790 - C$111,191
Bonus C$900 - C$18,000
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$5,017
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$61,550 - C$120,915
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 338
Hourly Data C$0C$122
Hourly Rate C$27.50 - C$122
Overtime C$17.94 - C$63.19
Annual Data C$0C$120K
Bonus C$900 - C$18,000
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$5,017
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$61,550 - C$120,915
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Senior Technical Consultant

Senior technical consultants are individuals who are normally hired by a business in order to help troubleshoot various problems, improve the overall efficiency of the company, and to help cut costs wherever possible to do so. The areas that consultants normally work in are management, financial, scientific and technical, or professional. Furthermore, They may also supervise a systematic program, modernize technical services, or deliver new tools that their clients are unable to obtain on their own. Becoming a consultant can be a rewarding experience in that a person could us their ability to possibly help save a company or a small business from ultimate failure, or simply improve them for the better. Many senior technical consultants will make many suggestions to the leaders of a company including proposing various solutions and or changes in various policies that will alter high employee turnover. In addition, they may also conduct meetings within an organization to discuss various goals among other issues. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)


Senior Technical Consultant Tasks

  • Troubleshoot equipment issues in-person and over the telephone in order to maximize efficiency.
  • Promote the standardization of hardware and software across a business in order to improve operation efficiency.
  • Lead the design and implementation of technology across a business.
  • Research and resolve issues for customers, business partners, and staff when necessary.

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Common Career Paths for Senior Technical Consultant


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Popular Skills for Senior Technical Consultant

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Technical Consultant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Technical Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Technical Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Technical Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$86,000 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Senior Technical Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$92,000 based on 72 salaries. A Senior Technical Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$100,000 based on 26 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$89,073

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

Senior Technical Consultant Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Technical Consultant?

Senior Technical Consultant in Oakville:
"Know what you're worth."
Research the market and your value prior to negotiations. Don't be tempted to take a haircut, just to get your foot in the door.

Senior Technical Consultant in Toronto:
"That I would be expected to be on call 24/7 no compensation."
Set you terms if you are required to work more than 45 hours per week. Ensure that you have it in writing that the employer will pay you for overtime.

Senior Technical Consultant in Toronto:
"technical"
Pros: Good work culture and flexible timings
Cons: MULTIPLE ASSIGNMENTS AT A TIME WHICH IS TOUGH TO SHUFFLE

Senior Technical Consultant in Toronto:
"Challenging engaging work. "
Pros: Variety of work. High paced, with a variety of assignments.
Cons: Lack of understanding of what I do by the organization I work with.

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Key Stats for Senior Technical Consultant

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Senior Technical Consultant Salaries

▲12%

▲3%

National Average
C$89,000

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Senior Technical Consultant Salaries


Business Analysis
▲3%



National Average
C$89,000

Java
▼1%

Technical Services
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 12%