Average Technical Specialist Salary in Canada

C$70,717
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,055
Bonus
C$10,000
Commission
C$2,500
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The average salary for a Technical Specialist in Canada is C$70,717.
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C$45k
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C$71k
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C$99k
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MEDIAN C$70,717
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Salary
C$45k - C$99k
Bonus
C$103 - C$10k
Profit Sharing
C$403 - C$8k
Commission
C$0 - C$10k
Total Pay
C$41k - C$102k

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Job Description for Technical Specialist

Technical Specialist Tasks
  • Investigate, process, monitor, and make recommendations for complicated problems or complaints.
  • Provide analytical support and direction for the team, and mentor junior members.
  • Develop and implement innovative solutions to optimize processes.
  • Serve as subject matter expert and direct the planning, design, and modification of individual project production.

Popular Employer Salaries for Technical Specialist

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Technical Specialist

Skills in Technical Analysis, Systems Troubleshooting, Project Management and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Services.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Specialist

An entry-level Technical Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$47,846 based on 5 salaries. An early career Technical Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$54,943 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Technical Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$69,414 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Technical Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,980 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$83,524.
Employees with Technical Specialist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 2.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in London, Ontario (34.8% less), Mississauga, Ontario (29.2% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (17.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 210 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.4%
Early Career
31.4%
Mid Career
29.0%
Experienced
29.0%
Late Career
8.1%