C$53,886
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,578

Profit Sharing

C$1,977

The average salary for an Accountant with Budgeting skills is C$53,342 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. 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$40,799 - C$78,090
C$41K
C$54K
C$78K
MEDIAN: C$53,886
10%
50%
90%
C$15.83 - C$37.09
C$16
C$25
C$37
MEDIAN: C$24.81
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$80K
Salary C$40,799 - C$78,090
Bonus C$101 - C$9,767
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$5,106
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$40,494 - C$80,542
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 260
Hourly Data C$0C$41
Hourly Rate C$15.83 - C$37.09
Hourly Tips C$1.33
Overtime C$30.00
Annual Data C$0C$80K
Bonus C$101 - C$9,767
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$5,106
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$40,494 - C$80,542
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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$52,000 based on 83 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$59,000 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 38 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$59,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

20%

-1%

-3%

-4%

-5%

-17%

National Average: C$54,417

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲8%

▲8%

▲4%

National Average
C$54,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 18%