Compensation by complexity level according to selected breakdowns in Québec in 2016 – Computer technician (308)

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Sector Weekly regular work hours Pay scales Annual salary Hourly salary Total compensation1

Minimum Normal Maximum



h $ $/h

All of Québec
Level 1 37,6 36 534 50 024 41 891 21,45 30,44
Level 2 37,0 43 261 58 433 53 448 27,80 39,81
Level 3 36,4 47 174 62 358 61 937 32,64 46,74
Public sector2
Level 1 35,1 40 159 47 227 46 067 25,18 42,34
Level 2 35,1 43 300 56 484 53 919 29,48 45,07
Level 3 35,0 44 417 59 224 58 252 31,88 47,48
Private sector
Level 1 37,9 35 437 50 871 41 280 20,90 28,92
Level 2 37,9 43 231 59 921 53 222 27,00 37,59
Level 3 38,3 55 078 71 345 67 377 33,76 45,78
Private sector, unionized
Level 1 37,4 34 785 54 833 48 547 24,90 36,33
Level 2 37,2 46 126 64 746 60 304 31,15 46,99
Level 3 x x x x x x
Private sector, non-unionized
Level 1 38,1 36 077 46 982 38 992 19,64 26,67
Level 2 38,0 42 112 58 052 51 724 26,12 35,68
Level 3 38,4 53 704 69 820 66 531 33,30 44,65
Private sector, 200–499 employees
Level 1 38,9 37 906 50 419 40 985 20,30 27,46
Level 2 37,6 37 710 57 795 51 583 26,38 35,76
Level 3 38,7 x x 66 641 33,11 45,12
Private sector, 500 and more employees
Level 1 37,9 35 354 50 886 41 300 20,94 29,03
Level 2 37,9 44 195 60 293 53 553 27,13 37,96
Level 3 38,3 55 164 71 346 67 395 33,78 45,80
Manufacturing
Level 1 38,5 30 280 41 863 44 266 22,05 31,27
Level 2 38,1 44 463 61 069 57 658 29,03 41,37
Level 3 37,6 58 685 78 616 73 827 37,60 54,20
  

1. For more information about the equation, see the chapter called "La méthodologie" in the report Rémunération des salariés. État et évolution comparés, 2016.
2. Comprises the Québec government (Québec civil service and the public education, health and social service networks) and the "other public" sector (municipal government [25 000 or more inhabitants], public enterprises of the three levels of government, universities and federal government employees in Québec)
  
Source: Québec survey on total compensation. 2016 Data collection.
 
February 27, 2017
     

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Summary of responsibilities

The Computer technician performs technical assignments as well as tasks relating to the operation of computers, in particular with regard to programming, software, database management, computer networks, the Internet and user support. Main duties: tasks vary according to the field of activity.

Education requirement

Diploma of College Studies (DEC) in computer science technology or the equivalent recognized by the appropriate authority

Condition of employment

None

Minimum experience generally required by level of complexity

  • Level 1: None
  • Level 2: 2 years
  • Level 3: 6 years

Fields of activity

  • Programming
  • Software
  • Data bases
  • Network
  • Internet
  • User support

Examples of job titles

  • Programmer
  • Programmer-analyst
  • Website designer
  • E-mail coordinator
  • Database technician
  • Network technician
  • Web technician

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To be excluded from this job

  • Information technology professional (ERG 206)