The average pay for a Junior Accountant is C$39,974 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

C$30,951 - C$49,724
C$31K
C$40K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$39,974
10%
50%
90%

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C$12.46 - C$23.73
C$12
C$16
C$24
MEDIAN: C$16.39
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$30,951 - C$49,724  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,872  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$2,483  
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$30,181 - C$50,277  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 355
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$12.46 - C$23.73  
   
Hourly Tips
C$8.33  
Overtime
C$1.51 - C$32.80  
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$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,872  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$2,483  
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$30,181 - C$50,277  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103
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Pay by Experience Level for Junior Accountant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,580

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Junior Accountant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Junior Accountant?

Junior Accountant in Halifax:
`"$Work flexibility."`
Pros: The greatest part about my job is having the ability to alter my schedule to fit my needs. This field of work allows for a lot of flexibility.
Cons: The worst part of my job is the fact that I am under paid.

Junior Accountant in Burnaby:
`"$Working as a Junior Accountant in a corporate culture."`
Pros: Working with kind and intelligent people. Being able to dress well to my job. Learning on a daily basis. Awesome Controller.
Cons: Employees that do not want to grow or let grow.

Junior Accountant in Vancouver:
`"$Steady Job, Experience, Perks, Downtown."`
Pros: A great stepping stone to the next level and a great Controller to work for.
Cons: Administrative tasks, filing, creating reports,

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Key Stats for Junior Accountant

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Junior Accountant Salaries

▲31%

▲25%

▲10%

National Average
C$40,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Junior Accountant Salaries




Accounts Payable
▼0%

Accounts Receivable
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
C$40,000

▼1%


Financial Analysis
▼6%

Reconciliation
▼9%

Accounting
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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