Entry-Level Accounting Assistant with Microsoft Office Skills Salary (Canada)

An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant with Microsoft Office skills earns an average salary of C$36,910 per year.

C$30,415 - C$48,666
C$30K
C$37K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$37,175
10%
50%
90%
C$12.63 - C$20.18
C$13
C$16
C$20
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$48K
Salary C$30,415 - C$48,666
Bonus C$491 - C$5,653
Profit Sharing C$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$29,076 - C$46,767
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 143
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$12.63 - C$20.18
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$491 - C$5,653
Profit Sharing C$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$29,076 - C$46,767
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 107

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$35,900

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 22%