How much does a General Manager make?

Updated Jun 23, 2021
CA$74k /yr
Average Base Pay

1,465 salaries

CA$42k

Low

CA$74k

Average

CA$130k

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No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a General Manager is $73,959 in Canada. Filter by location to see General Manager salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,465 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by General Manager employees.

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General ManagerCA$74k /yr
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General Manager IIICA$70k /yr
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GoodLife Fitness
3.7

GoodLife Fitness

General Manager

CA$54,066

 /yr
Range: CA$43k - CA$71k
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CA$43k

CA$71k

CA$43,368 - CA$71,133 Range

Indigo Books & Music
3.9

Indigo Books & Music

General Manager

CA$68,602

 /yr
Range: CA$42k - CA$85k

CA$42k

CA$85k

CA$42,050 - CA$85,079 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

General Manager

CA$52,022

 /yr
Range: CA$41k - CA$75k

CA$41k

CA$75k

CA$41,411 - CA$74,825 Range

Staples
3.3

Staples

General Manager

CA$82,579

 /yr
Range: CA$61k - CA$105k

CA$61k

CA$105k

CA$60,603 - CA$105,466 Range

Fastenal
3.6

Fastenal

General Manager

CA$49,349

 /yr
Range: CA$42k - CA$69k

CA$42k

CA$69k

CA$41,621 - CA$68,782 Range

Cineplex Entertainment
3.7

Cineplex Entertainment

General Manager

CA$63,162

 /yr
Range: CA$45k - CA$98k

CA$45k

CA$98k

CA$45,276 - CA$97,812 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

General Manager

CA$89,049

 /yr
Range: CA$75k - CA$119k

CA$75k

CA$119k

CA$75,362 - CA$118,945 Range

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Boston Pizza
3.8

Boston Pizza

General Manager

CA$55,798

 /yr
Range: CA$43k - CA$74k

CA$43k

CA$74k

CA$42,596 - CA$73,879 Range

Tim Hortons
3.5

Tim Hortons

General Manager

CA$61,467

 /yr
Range: CA$34k - CA$305k

CA$34k

CA$305k

CA$34,000 - CA$304,843 Range

Canadian Tire
3.8

Canadian Tire

General Manager

CA$99,767

 /yr
Range: CA$77k - CA$108k

CA$77k

CA$108k

CA$77,307 - CA$107,801 Range

OLG
3.4

OLG

General Manager

CA$134,805

 /yr
Range: CA$123k - CA$189k

CA$123k

CA$189k

CA$122,610 - CA$188,868 Range

CIBC
3.9

CIBC

General Manager

CA$98,834

 /yr
Range: CA$92k - CA$115k

CA$92k

CA$115k

CA$91,821 - CA$115,040 Range

Fitness World
2.7

Fitness World

General Manager

CA$45,091

 /yr
Range: CA$37k - CA$53k

CA$37k

CA$53k

CA$36,940 - CA$53,209 Range

The Canadian Brewhouse
3.7

The Canadian Brewhouse

General Manager

CA$90,909

 /yr
Range: CA$67k - CA$92k

CA$67k

CA$92k

CA$66,559 - CA$92,495 Range

Recipe Unlimited Corporation
3.6

Recipe Unlimited Corporation

General Manager

CA$60,502

 /yr
Range: CA$44k - CA$72k

CA$44k

CA$72k

CA$44,442 - CA$72,054 Range

Wendy's
3.3

Wendy's

General Manager

CA$51,587

 /yr
Range: CA$40k - CA$67k

CA$40k

CA$67k

CA$40,009 - CA$67,198 Range

Old Navy
3.5

Old Navy

General Manager

CA$76,074

 /yr
Range: CA$66k - CA$95k

CA$66k

CA$95k

CA$65,532 - CA$94,987 Range

Earls Kitchen + Bar
3.9

Earls Kitchen + Bar

General Manager

CA$71,997

 /yr
Range: CA$67k - CA$115k

CA$67k

CA$115k

CA$67,243 - CA$114,637 Range

Domino's
3.5

Domino's

General Manager

CA$39,855

 /yr
Range: CA$34k - CA$69k

CA$34k

CA$69k

CA$34,456 - CA$68,963 Range

Power & TEL
4.1

Power & TEL

General Manager

CA$61,958

 /yr
Range: CA$42k - CA$205k

CA$42k

CA$205k

CA$42,415 - CA$205,096 Range

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$46,000
per year
A General Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $46,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A General Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A General Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A General Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$90,000
per year
A General Manager in the Toronto Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A General Manager in the Calgary Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A General Manager of Operations in the Vancouver Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private