The average salary for a Senior Accountant is C$60,627 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$47,618 - C$76,575
(Median)
C$48K
C$61K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$60,626
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C$19.00 - C$39.81
(Median)
C$19
C$29
C$40
MEDIAN: C$29.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$47,618 - C$76,575  
   
Bonus
C$202.59 - C$7,839  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$7,122  
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$47,963 - C$79,271  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 915
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$19.00 - C$39.81  
   
Overtime
C$20.61 - C$47.75  
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$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$202.59 - C$7,839  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$7,122  
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$47,963 - C$79,271  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$61,767

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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

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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries




National Average
C$62,000


Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Financial Analysis
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Tax Compliance
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Budget Management
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Month-End Close
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Budgeting
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Financial Reporting
0%

Accounts Receivable
0%

National Average
C$62,000

Microsoft Excel
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Accounts Payable
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Bookkeeping
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Payroll Administration
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Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 120 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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