How much does a Software Development Manager make?

Updated Jul. 29, 2021
$131,881 /yr
Average Base Pay

361 salaries

$101K

Low

$132K

Average

$173K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Software Development Manager is $131,881 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Software Development Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 361 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Development Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

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Software Development Manager$131,881 /yr
L4
Leader of Software Development$78,979 /yr
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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Manager

$178,000

 /yr
Range: $114K - $223K
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$114K

$223K

$113,713 - $223,332 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Development Manager

$133,799

 /yr
Range: $109K - $206K

$109K

$206K

$109,220 - $206,146 Range

BlackBerry
3.6

BlackBerry

Software Development Manager

$141,053

 /yr
Range: $109K - $172K

$109K

$172K

$108,905 - $171,956 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Software Development Manager

$123,629

 /yr
Range: $81K - $166K

$81K

$166K

$80,959 - $166,324 Range

D2L
4.4

D2L

Software Development Manager

$115,577

 /yr
Range: $104K - $125K

$104K

$125K

$104,363 - $124,863 Range

Nortel Networks
3.3

Nortel Networks

Software Development Manager

$150,744

 /yr
Range: $146K - $178K

$146K

$178K

$146,290 - $178,393 Range

Amdocs
3.9

Amdocs

Software Development Manager

$137,327

 /yr
Range: $114K - $146K

$114K

$146K

$114,236 - $146,176 Range

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Shopify
4.2

Shopify

Software Development Manager

$154,619

 /yr
Range: $140K - $163K

$140K

$163K

$140,384 - $162,812 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Software Development Manager

$141,940

 /yr
Range: $103K - $151K

$103K

$151K

$103,426 - $151,119 Range

Hootsuite
3.8

Hootsuite

Software Development Manager

$153,215

 /yr
Range: $111K - $167K

$111K

$167K

$111,457 - $167,499 Range

Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Software Development Manager

$152,008

 /yr
Range: $119K - $158K

$119K

$158K

$119,403 - $158,312 Range

Autodesk
4.2

Autodesk

Software Development Manager

$130,765

 /yr
Range: $97K - $175K

$97K

$175K

$97,076 - $174,713 Range

SOTI
3.4

SOTI

Software Development Manager

$121,696

 /yr
Range: $98K - $133K

$98K

$133K

$97,693 - $132,637 Range

Lightspeed
4

Lightspeed

Software Development Manager

$136,000

 /yr
Range: $130K - $165K

$130K

$165K

$130,000 - $165,000 Range

Realtor.com
3.7

Realtor.com

Software Development Manager

$154,390

 /yr
Range: $147K - $160K

$147K

$160K

$147,196 - $160,000 Range

Scotiabank
3.9

Scotiabank

Software Development Manager

$121,373

 /yr
Range: $101K - $127K

$101K

$127K

$101,320 - $126,650 Range

Rogers Communications
3.9

Rogers Communications

Software Development Manager

$124,690

 /yr
Range: $121K - $237K

$121K

$237K

$121,000 - $236,981 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Development Manager

$181,039

 /yr
Range: $147K - $183K

$147K

$183K

$146,696 - $183,121 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Software Development Manager

$138,565

 /yr
Range: $130K - $141K

$130K

$141K

$130,000 - $141,239 Range

Clio
4.1

Clio

Software Development Manager

$124,232

 /yr
Range: $95K - $137K

$95K

$137K

$95,059 - $136,682 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Development Manager salaries

The national average salary for a a Software Development Manager is $131,881 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Software Development Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 361 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Development Manager employees.

The highest salary for a a Software Development Manager in Canada is $172,554 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Software Development Manager in Canada is $100,795 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software development manager salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$124,000
per year
A Technical Manager, Software Development in the Ottawa Area area reported making $124,000 per year
Additional Pay
$24k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Software Developer Manager in the Victoria Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Victoria Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$134,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Vancouver Area area reported making $134,000 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Manager, Software Development & Engineering in the Calgary Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$130,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Montreal Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Vancouver Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$160,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Vancouver Area area reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$132,000
per year
A Software Development Manager in the Ottawa Area area reported making $132,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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