C$46,193
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,000

Profit Sharing

C$950

The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant with Payroll Administration skills is C$48,391 per year.

C$35,062 - C$58,338
C$35K
C$46K
C$58K
MEDIAN: C$46,193
10%
50%
90%
C$15.21 - C$29.16
C$15
C$21
C$29
MEDIAN: C$20.52
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$59K
Salary C$35,062 - C$58,338
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,087
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$4,894
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$34,372 - C$59,939
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 167
Hourly Data C$0C$36
Hourly Rate C$15.21 - C$29.16
Hourly Tips C$5.00
Overtime C$14.54 - C$36.77
Annual Data C$0C$59K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,087
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$4,894
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$34,372 - C$59,939
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Job Description for Accountant

Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields. Some common duties include creating sales and cash flow reports, administering payroll, keeping balance sheets, carrying out billing activities, managing budgets and keeping inventory. The accountant may also be responsible for filing taxes for the company, as well as reviewing past reports to generate income forecasts.

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Accountant Tasks

  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.

Accountant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$45,854

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 23%