An Accountant in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average salary of C$46,416 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Month-End Close, Financial Reporting, Microsoft Office, Budgeting, and Financial Analysis.

C$33,772 - C$67,950
C$34K
C$47K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$47,049
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$33,772 - C$67,950
Bonus C$2,000
Profit Sharing C$4,750
Total Pay (?
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C$30,639 - C$68,658
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

Accountant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 9 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$53,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲18%

▲14%

▲3%

National Average
C$47,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 47%