C$53,810
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,150

Profit Sharing

C$2,250

An Accountant in Edmonton, Alberta earns an average salary of C$53,327 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Month-End Close is associated with high pay for this job.

C$41,955 - C$81,778
C$42K
C$54K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$53,810
10%
50%
90%
C$15.40 - C$37.37
C$15
C$25
C$37
MEDIAN: C$25.17
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$82K
Salary C$41,955 - C$81,778
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,450
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$12,500
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$41,503 - C$82,195
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 153
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$15.40 - C$37.37
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$82K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,450
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$12,500
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$41,503 - C$82,195
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

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.

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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$51,000 based on 60 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$63,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 19 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$79,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲45%

▲16%

▲16%

National Average
C$54,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries





▼0%

National Average
C$54,000

Accounts Payable
▼1%



▼6%

▼6%





▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 21%