Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for an Accounting Assistant is C$51,500
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Assistants?
An early career Accounting Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$48,921 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Accounting Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,500 based on 3 salaries.
What Do Accounting Assistants Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.