C$38,011
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,086

Profit Sharing

C$2,035

An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant earns an average salary of C$37,555 per year.

C$30,251 - C$48,550
C$30K
C$38K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$38,011
10%
50%
90%
C$12.79 - C$20.68
C$13
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$16.34
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$48K
Salary C$30,251 - C$48,550
Bonus C$301 - C$5,195
Profit Sharing C$2,035
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$28,954 - C$48,117
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 426
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$12.79 - C$20.68
Hourly Tips C$1.00
Overtime C$15.67 - C$33.56
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$301 - C$5,195
Profit Sharing C$2,035
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$28,954 - C$48,117
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 294

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$36,590

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
13%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries




Accounts Receivable
▼0%


National Average
C$37,000


▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 27%