The average salary for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is C$59,839 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Accounting, Financial Reporting, and Auditing. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$40,288 - C$94,655
(Median)
C$40K
C$60K
C$95K
MEDIAN: C$59,838
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C$19.87 - C$40.00
(Median)
C$20
C$26
C$40
MEDIAN: C$26.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$40,288 - C$94,655  
   
Bonus
C$515 - C$15,121  
Profit Sharing
C$1,900  
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$41,103 - C$98,470  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 155
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$19.87 - C$40.00  
   
Overtime
C$26.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$515 - C$15,121  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,900  
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$41,103 - C$98,470  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,236

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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 45%

Experienced
up arrow 19%


National Average
C$60,000


Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Accounting
up arrow 33%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 26%

Auditing
up arrow 12%


National Average
C$60,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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