The average pay for a Cost Accountant is C$57,369 per year. A skill in Cost Accounting is associated with high pay for this job.

C$41,385 - C$77,371
C$41K
C$57K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$57,274
10%
50%
90%

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C$20.94 - C$28.94
C$24
MEDIAN: C$23.57
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$41,385 - C$77,371  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$6,447  
Profit Sharing
C$1,200  
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$42,946 - C$77,476  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$23.57  
   
Overtime
C$29.45  
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.
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$6,447  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,200  
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$42,946 - C$77,476  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Cost Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Cost Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cost Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Cost Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 28 salaries. A Cost Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$56,425

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

▲8%

▲5%

▲2%

National Average
C$56,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

Cost Accounting
▲23%



Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
C$56,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 3%
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