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$31,153 - C$49,885
C$31K
C$40K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$40,015
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C$12.16 - C$23.83
C$12
C$16
C$24
MEDIAN: C$16.18
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$31,153 - C$49,885  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,887  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$3,945  
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$30,154 - C$50,565  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 365
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$12.16 - C$23.83  
   
Hourly Tips
C$8.33  
Overtime
C$1.49 - C$33.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,887  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$3,945  
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$30,154 - C$50,565  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 99

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Pay by Experience Level for Junior Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Junior Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Junior Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 404 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Junior Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Junior Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 28 salaries. A Junior Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,726

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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
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Junior Accountant Salaries

▲31%

▲24%

▲9%

National Average
C$40,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Junior Accountant Salaries




Accounts Payable
▼0%

National Average
C$40,000

▼1%

Accounts Receivable
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%


Financial Analysis
▼6%

Reconciliation
▼10%

Accounting
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 23%
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