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Department Head Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$97,392 (CAD)

Average Salary


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Average Bonus

Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Department Head is $97,392 a year and $47 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for a Department Head is between $68,067 and $120,975. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Department Head. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Manages and coordinates organization, branch, plant, or department operation strategies and activities.
  • Collaborates in the development and implementation of organization policies, practices, procedures, and attainment of operating goals.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and prepares reports, records, and directives, and confers with managers/supervisors to obtain data required for planning activities, such as new commitments, status of work in progress, and problems encountered.
  • Assigns, or delegates responsibility for, specified work or functional activities and disseminates policies and objectives to supervisors/staff.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Department Head Job Listings for Nova Scotia, Canada

Department Head - Halifax, NS - Linen Chest
Jan 1
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Linen Chest
Department Head for Sale (Sales & Supervision) Linen Chest is Canada's top home retail destination for bed, bath, kitchen and home décor. Our company is booming and growing! Because of this great ...
PAID Internship - Summer
Jan 28
Halifax, NS, Canada
Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. (a Subsidiary of Philip Morris International)
... departments. o The second cycle will provide you with the opportunity to experience a deep dive ... All internships will be at our local head office in Toronto*. Follow us on Social Media: * Facebook
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