C$43,577
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,024

Profit Sharing

C$3,439

A Mid-Career Accounting Assistant with Microsoft Office skills earns an average salary of C$40,643 per year.

C$34,354 - C$52,734
C$34K
C$44K
C$53K
MEDIAN: C$43,577
10%
50%
90%
C$15.63 - C$23.39
C$16
C$20
C$23
MEDIAN: C$19.87
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$52K
Salary C$34,354 - C$52,734
Bonus C$493 - C$4,848
Profit Sharing C$3,439
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$33,352 - C$52,639
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 66
Hourly Data C$0C$26
Hourly Rate C$15.63 - C$23.39
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$52K
Bonus C$493 - C$4,848
Profit Sharing C$3,439
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).
)
C$33,352 - C$52,639
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Accounting Assistant

An accounting assistant supports a company in its day-to-day accounting duties. One of the main differences between an accountant and an accounting assistant is that an accounting assistant focuses on administrative, clerical, and data-entry duties. For example, the accounting assistant may upload and scan documents for entry into the company's document-tracking software. The accounting assistant may perform other duties such as processing invoices; filing, sorting, and faxing documents and correspondence; answering phone calls; reviewing documents for accuracy and completeness; tracking inventory; and working on spreadsheets.

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Accounting Assistant Tasks

  • Monitor and follow up on outstanding claims every 14 days.
  • Perform billing-related duties as necessary.
  • Compile reports for insurance billings.
  • Update phone numbers and addresses, and keep payers up to date.

Accounting Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$42,428

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 14%