Accounting Assistant with General Ledger Accounting Skills in Edmonton, Alberta Salary (Canada)

The average pay for an Accounting Assistant with General Ledger Accounting skills in Edmonton, Alberta is C$46,513 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$36,083 - C$60,155
C$36K
C$48K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$47,698
10%
50%
90%
C$17.24 - C$23.25
C$20
MEDIAN: C$20.49
50%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$36,083 - C$60,155
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$35,421 - C$59,030
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$20.49
Overtime C$34.00
Annual Data C$0C$59K
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$35,421 - C$59,030
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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
88 %
Male
13 %
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

▲10%

National Average
C$47,000

Experienced
▼2%

▼11%

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 11%