C$37,543
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,028

Profit Sharing

C$2,000

An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant with Accounts Payable skills earns an average salary of C$37,541 per year.

C$30,506 - C$47,316
C$31K
C$38K
C$47K
MEDIAN: C$37,543
10%
50%
90%
C$13.29 - C$20.66
C$13
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$16.47
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$30,506 - C$47,316
Bonus C$482 - C$5,472
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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$29,518 - C$46,854
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 237
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$13.29 - C$20.66
Overtime C$20.00 - C$35.63
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$482 - C$5,472
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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$29,518 - C$46,854
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 151

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$36,533

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 23%