Average Information Technology IT Director with Strategic Project Management Skills Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $125,029.00/year

The average annual salary of Information Technology (IT) Director is $125,029.00


The starting salary of Information Technology (IT) Director is between $84,048.00 and $98,880.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $159,600.00 and $183,540.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $65.04/hour

The average hourly pay of Information Technology (IT) Director is $65.04.


The maximum hourly wage is between $67.58 and $78.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
Bonus Range: Tooltip
$5,300.00 - $34,650.00
Profit Sharing: Tooltip
$2,120.00 - $10,600.00
  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $125,029.00
  • Hourly Pay : $65.04
  • Weekly Pay : $2,334.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $4,669.00
  • Monthly Salary : $10,116.00

Information Technology (IT) Director Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Information Technology (IT) Director. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Information Technology (IT) Director compared to female. Their involvement is 86% while of female is only 14%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Information Technology (IT) Director salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Information Technology (IT) Director having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around $126,845.28.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Information Technology (IT) Director salary would decrease to a total of $118,870.75, subtracting $7,974.53 from the last salary.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, another increase in salary will be added to a total of $127,742.78.

And finally, once the Information Technology (IT) Director gains 20 years of experience or more, their salary would reach $135,191.80.

Prominent Skills Affecting Information Technology (IT) Director Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Information Technology (IT) Director's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Information Technology (IT) Director when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Information Technology (IT) Director is Business Intelligence which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 16% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Business Intelligence.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be System Architecture with 3%. It can be said that System Architecture skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Information Technology (IT) Director. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $116,277.00 whereas the highest earning is $128,780.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Experienced person will earn the maximum salary of $128,780.00 at 3%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 1% more than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 7% less than the average salary, Late Career earns 1% less than the average salary, Experienced earns 3% more than the average salary.

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