The average salary for an Experienced Accounting Assistant in Calgary, Alberta is C$56,850 per year.

C$48,631 - C$70,467
C$49K
C$53K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$53,192
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Salary C$48,631 - C$70,467
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C$47,527 - C$66,977
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jun 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

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
10-19 years
73%
20 years or more
27%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries


National Average
C$53,000


Job Satisfaction

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 10%