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Senior Accountant Salary

The average salary for a Senior Accountant is C$59,475 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$45,291 - C$75,939
(Median)
C$45K
C$59K
C$76K
MEDIAN: C$59,475
10%
50%
90%

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C$18.11 - C$36.93
(Median)
C$18
C$26
C$37
MEDIAN: C$26.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$45,291 - C$75,939  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,065  
Profit Sharing
C$862 - C$9,696  
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$45,284 - C$78,853  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,839
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$18.11 - C$36.93  
   
Overtime
C$14.68 - C$50.68  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,065  
   
Profit Sharing
C$862 - C$9,696  
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$45,284 - C$78,853  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 129

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What is it like working as a Senior Accountant?

Senior Accountant in Vaughan:
"Family Style Firm"
Pros: Small firm, flexibility, humanity
Cons: Not much further development, No sunlight and windows,

Senior Accountant in Vancouver:
"the management"
Pros: excellent culture
Cons: pressing deadlines

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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries




National Average
C$61,000


Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 1%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 1%

Month-End Close
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$61,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 2%

Accounting
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 294 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 11%
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