C$47,870
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An Accounting Assistant with Bookkeeping skills in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$45,522 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

C$37,745 - C$70,467
C$38K
C$48K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$47,870
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$70K
Salary C$37,745 - C$70,467
Bonus C$1,500
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$31,200 - C$68,400
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

▲15%

National Average
C$47,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 21%