C$48,933
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,943

Profit Sharing

C$1,100

The average salary for an Accountant with Accounts Payable skills is C$49,406 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$37,178 - C$66,557
C$37K
C$49K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$48,933
10%
50%
90%
C$14.53 - C$31.25
C$15
C$21
C$31
MEDIAN: C$20.51
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$67K
Salary C$37,178 - C$66,557
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,197
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$8,217
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$35,313 - C$67,981
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 880
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$14.53 - C$31.25
Hourly Tips C$3.96
Overtime C$15.02 - C$44.76
Annual Data C$0C$67K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,197
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$8,217
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$35,313 - C$67,981
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 265

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 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$45,000 based on 318 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$52,000 based on 204 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$53,000 based on 128 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$58,000 based on 53 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$48,849

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 173 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲18%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
C$49,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 173 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 23%