Cost Accountant Salary

The average pay for a Cost Accountant is C$53,840 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$39,683 - C$76,616
(Median)
C$40K
C$54K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$53,839
10%
50%
90%

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C$12.37 - C$31.15
(Median)
C$12
C$24
C$31
MEDIAN: C$23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$39,683 - C$76,616  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$6,009  
Profit Sharing
C$7,861  
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$39,895 - C$76,735  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 226
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$12.37 - C$31.15  
   
Overtime
C$1.48 - C$44.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$6,009  
   
Profit Sharing
C$7,861  
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$39,895 - C$76,735  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$54,352

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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
C$54,000


Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Cost Accounting
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$54,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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