The average salary for a Technical Consultant in Canada is C$69,688.
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Job Description for Technical Consultant
Most technical consultants are hired for projects requiring significant knowledge in a particular technical area. They are usually hired through a consulting or staffing firm, and they often must be able to learn components such as software quickly when placed within a company. Technical consultants need to be able to provide expertise, advice, and support to the company. Technical consultants need to be customer service-oriented and detail-oriented, as well as have communication skills, liste…Read more
Technical Consultant Tasks
- Visit customers and provide hands-on training in their local environment.
- Install, upgrade, maintain, and evaluate products and services.
- Troubleshoot and resolve technical and equipment problems remotely and on-site.
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Popular Skills for Technical Consultant
Skills in Technical Analysis, IT Consulting, Project Management and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Technical Consultant
An entry-level Technical Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$57,988 based on 28 salaries. An early career Technical Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,858 based on 183 salaries. A mid-career Technical Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$75,080 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Technical Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$82,504 based on 72 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$91,500.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Technical Consultant in their job title in Mississauga, Ontario earn an average of 6.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (2.4% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (1.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (8.9% less), Ottawa, Ontario (6.7% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.3% less).
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