Entry-Level Accounting Assistant with Bookkeeping Skills Salary (Canada)

An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant with Bookkeeping skills earns an average salary of C$37,003 per year.

C$29,736 - C$47,945
C$30K
C$37K
C$48K
MEDIAN: C$36,914
10%
50%
90%
C$12.12 - C$20.31
C$12
C$16
C$20
MEDIAN: C$15.53
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$29,736 - C$47,945
Bonus C$489 - C$5,425
Profit Sharing C$2,500
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$28,064 - C$45,975
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 141
Hourly Data C$0C$37
Hourly Rate C$12.12 - C$20.31
Overtime C$16.34 - C$37.44
Annual Data C$0C$45K
Bonus C$489 - C$5,425
Profit Sharing C$2,500
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$28,064 - C$45,975
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 111

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$35,373

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 25%