Accounting Assistant Salary

An Accounting Assistant earns an average salary of C$39,426 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$30,558 - C$50,637
(Median)
C$31K
C$39K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$39,425
10%
50%
90%

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C$12.46 - C$23.56
(Median)
C$12
C$18
C$24
MEDIAN: C$17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$30,558 - C$50,637  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,048  
Profit Sharing
C$293.61 - C$5,106  
Commission
C$2,750  
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).
)
C$29,352 - C$50,802  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 715
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$12.46 - C$23.56  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.00  
Overtime
C$1.50 - C$33.36  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,048  
   
Commission
C$2,750  
Profit Sharing
C$293.61 - C$5,106  
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).
)
C$29,352 - C$50,802  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 397
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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,050

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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries




National Average
C$39,000


Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries


Accounting
up arrow 5%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
0%

Accounts Receivable
0%

Bookkeeping
0%

National Average
C$39,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 177 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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