Senior Accountant Salary

The average salary for a Senior Accountant is C$59,718 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$45,555 - C$77,039
(Median)
C$46K
C$60K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$59,717
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C$17.73 - C$36.46
(Median)
C$18
C$26
C$36
MEDIAN: C$26.00
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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$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$45,555 - C$77,039  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,272  
Profit Sharing
C$517 - C$10,161  
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$45,567 - C$79,566  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,816
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$17.73 - C$36.46  
   
Overtime
C$1.55 - C$51.04  
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$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,272  
   
Profit Sharing
C$517 - C$10,161  
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$45,567 - C$79,566  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 122
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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$60,741

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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$61,000


Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Budget Management
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Financial Reporting
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Financial Analysis
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Month-End Close
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Budgeting
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National Average
C$61,000

Tax Compliance
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Accounts Payable
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 299 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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