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Senior Accountant Salary

The average salary for a Senior Accountant is C$59,130 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$44,852 - C$75,594
(Median)
C$45K
C$59K
C$76K
MEDIAN: C$59,130
10%
50%
90%

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C$18.32 - C$37.30
(Median)
C$18
C$27
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$44,852 - C$75,594  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,013  
Profit Sharing
C$675 - C$9,250  
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$44,956 - C$78,684  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,914
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$18.32 - C$37.30  
   
Overtime
C$8.25 - C$50.30  
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$8,013  
   
Profit Sharing
C$675 - C$9,250  
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$44,956 - C$78,684  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 131
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

Senior Accountant Reviews

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

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries




National Average
C$60,000


Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries


Financial Reporting
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Financial Analysis
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Month-End Close
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National Average
C$60,000

Microsoft Excel
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Accounting
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Tax Compliance
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Bookkeeping
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Accounts Payable
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Auditing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 270 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 11%