The average salary for a Systems Developer in Canada is C$70,469.
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Job Description for Systems Developer
Systems developers conduct software development tasks such as programming and analysis. This also includes duties such as maintenance, testing, and client support for the developed software and the systems in which it functions. The exact languages and technologies used by individuals in this position vary by company; the systems developer must be proficient in the languages and technologies used by their company. Systems developers may work for a variety of employers, but they often work for te…Read more
Systems Developer Tasks
- Create databases and online reports to support project measurement and data analytics.
- Design new systems and develop enhancements to existing systems.
- Monitor the efficiency of current systems and suggest improvements.
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Popular Skills for Systems Developer
C# Programming Language
Microsoft SQL Server
Pay by Experience Level for Systems Developer
An early career Systems Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$66,665 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Systems Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,372 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Systems Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,313 based on 17 salaries.
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Employees with Systems Developer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 19.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (15.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (14.5% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (1.8% less).
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