An Entry-Level Accountant earns an average salary of C$46,105 per year. A skill in Budgeting is associated with high pay for this job.

C$35,062 - C$62,595
C$35K
C$46K
C$63K
MEDIAN: C$46,370
10%
50%
90%
C$13.03 - C$29.71
C$13
C$20
C$30
MEDIAN: C$19.67
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$63K
Salary C$35,062 - C$62,595
Bonus C$0.00 - C$6,071
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$6,082
Commission C$6,398
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$32,860 - C$63,817
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 941
Hourly Data C$0C$40
Hourly Rate C$13.03 - C$29.71
Hourly Tips C$2.22
Overtime C$11.63 - C$40.15
Annual Data C$0C$63K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$6,071
Commission C$6,398
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$6,082
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$32,860 - C$63,817
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 265

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National Average: C$46,009

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Accountant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Accountant in Brisbane:
"An Accountant Basic Rule."
Update yourself with the latest Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Current Tax policies and equip yourself with high-technology knowledge.

Accountant in Aurora:
"Always Learning."
Continue to develop yourself and learn new things. Look for ways to improve not only yourself but people, processes, etc.

Accountant in Mississauga:
"CAREER PATH."
Hours are good, people are great, pay not so good, no annual reviews, no raise unless you ask,

Accountant in Vaughan:
"Stick It Out, It Gets Better."
I learned that school only prepares you for a very small and technical part of the career. Upon graduation, that's when the real learning begins and it gets exciting when it comes time to expand and perfect your knowledge in a specific industry, so choose wisely.

Accountant in Vancouver:
"Equality."
Make sure You and your assistant are compensated fairly.

Accountant in Winnipeg:
"No Benefits"
That your spouse better have benefits because you get none here. Salary increases are very little (if any). Have not had a pay increase in over 5 years.

Accountant in Calgary:
"Pay attention to your gut"
Check out the surroundings and pay attention to your gut in the interview. Do not take the job in the interview, take time to think about it. Ask about the volume of work and for a job responsibility / description outline. To excel at this job, delegate, plan your strategy and your day. Adhere to deadlines and speak up.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 137 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

▲11%









National Average
C$46,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Auditing
▼1%



▼5%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 137 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 23%
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