How much does a Department Manager make?

Updated Jun 24, 2021
CA$44k /yr
Average Base Pay

710 salaries

CA$29k

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CA$44k

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CA$67k

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The national average salary for a Department Manager is $43,796 in Canada. Filter by location to see Department Manager salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 710 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Department Manager employees.

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Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Department Manager - Hourly

CA$15

 /hr
Range: CA$10 - CA$26
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CA$10

CA$26

CA$10 - CA$26 Range

H&M
3.6

H&M

Department Manager

CA$44,162

 /yr
Range: CA$33k - CA$58k

CA$33k

CA$58k

CA$33,295 - CA$57,708 Range

Lowe's Home Improvement
3.5

Lowe's Home Improvement

Department Manager - Hourly

CA$22

 /hr
Range: CA$18 - CA$29

CA$18

CA$29

CA$18 - CA$29 Range

Canadian Tire
3.8

Canadian Tire

Department Manager

CA$37,955

 /yr
Range: CA$29k - CA$62k

CA$29k

CA$62k

CA$29,101 - CA$61,663 Range

Loblaw Companies
3.6

Loblaw Companies

Department Manager

CA$49,688

 /yr
Range: CA$36k - CA$59k

CA$36k

CA$59k

CA$35,700 - CA$58,776 Range

Urban Outfitters
3.7

Urban Outfitters

Department Manager

CA$41,277

 /yr
Range: CA$36k - CA$48k

CA$36k

CA$48k

CA$35,501 - CA$48,159 Range

Sport Chek
3.7

Sport Chek

Department Manager

CA$41,880

 /yr
Range: CA$32k - CA$78k

CA$32k

CA$78k

CA$32,455 - CA$77,596 Range

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Nordstrom
3.7

Nordstrom

Department Manager

CA$60,835

 /yr
Range: CA$35k - CA$73k

CA$35k

CA$73k

CA$35,462 - CA$73,366 Range

Lowes Canada
3.7

Lowes Canada

Department Manager - Hourly

CA$23

 /hr
Range: CA$19 - CA$31

CA$19

CA$31

CA$19 - CA$31 Range

Sears
3.2

Sears

Department Manager - Hourly

CA$18

 /hr
Range: CA$16 - CA$47

CA$16

CA$47

CA$16 - CA$47 Range

Sobeys
3.6

Sobeys

Department Manager

CA$56,228

 /yr
Range: CA$49k - CA$63k

CA$49k

CA$63k

CA$48,702 - CA$62,668 Range

Real Canadian Superstore
3.4

Real Canadian Superstore

Department Manager

CA$46,519

 /yr
Range: CA$39k - CA$64k

CA$39k

CA$64k

CA$39,109 - CA$63,719 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Department Manager

CA$40,011

 /yr
Range: CA$32k - CA$73k

CA$32k

CA$73k

CA$32,444 - CA$73,178 Range

Farm Boy
3.5

Farm Boy

Department Manager

CA$47,317

 /yr
Range: CA$43k - CA$50k

CA$43k

CA$50k

CA$43,227 - CA$50,207 Range

Save-On Foods
3.7

Save-On Foods

Department Manager

CA$48,419

 /yr
Range: CA$43k - CA$67k

CA$43k

CA$67k

CA$43,164 - CA$66,879 Range

Zara
3.4

Zara

Department Manager

CA$45,452

 /yr
Range: CA$32k - CA$58k

CA$32k

CA$58k

CA$32,439 - CA$57,933 Range

RONA
3.7

RONA

Department Manager

CA$44,920

 /yr
Range: CA$40k - CA$49k

CA$40k

CA$49k

CA$40,301 - CA$49,152 Range

Anthropologie
3.8

Anthropologie

Department Manager

CA$48,208

 /yr
Range: CA$42k - CA$51k

CA$42k

CA$51k

CA$42,045 - CA$51,004 Range

Costco Wholesale
4.1

Costco Wholesale

Department Manager

CA$79,067

 /yr
Range: CA$38k - CA$89k

CA$38k

CA$89k

CA$38,180 - CA$88,751 Range

Old Navy
3.5

Old Navy

Department Manager - Hourly

CA$21

 /hr
Range: CA$15 - CA$22

CA$15

CA$22

CA$15 - CA$22 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$17
hourly
A Department Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Department Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Department Manager in the Montreal Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
A Department Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $23 per hour
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Department Manager in the Halifax Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5 profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Halifax Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$25,863
per year
A Department Manager in the Halifax Area area reported making $25,863 per year
Additional Pay
$18k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Halifax Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Department Manager in the Montreal Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private