An Accountant in Vancouver, British Columbia earns an average salary of C$47,921 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project and Tax Compliance.

C$36,751 - C$66,624
C$37K
C$48K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$48,449
10%
50%
90%
C$14.86 - C$31.65
C$15
C$21
C$32
MEDIAN: C$20.85
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$36,751 - C$66,624
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,966
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$30,829
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$36,173 - C$68,419
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 372
Hourly Data C$0C$42
Hourly Rate C$14.86 - C$31.65
Hourly Tips C$1.33
Overtime C$17.75 - C$42.57
Annual Data C$0C$68K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,966
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$30,829
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$36,173 - C$68,419
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

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$44,000 based on 127 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$55,000 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 29 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$62,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲28%

▲21%

▲12%

National Average
C$49,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 15%