C$38,895
Avg. Salary
C$17.22
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,018

Bonus

C$1,800

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Accounting Clerk is C$17.22 per hour.

The average pay for an Accounting Clerk is C$38,895 per year.

C$13.38
10%
C$17.22
50%
C$22.48
90%
MEDIAN C$17.22
C$31k
10%
C$39k
50%
C$49k
90%
MEDIAN C$38,895
C$30,516 - C$49,428
C$31K
C$39K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$38,895
10%
50%
90%
C$13.38 - C$22.48
C$13
C$17
C$22
MEDIAN: C$17.22
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$49K
Salary C$30,516 - C$49,428
Bonus C$154 - C$3,127
Profit Sharing C$304 - C$5,093
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$29,573 - C$49,228
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,276
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$13.38 - C$22.48
Hourly Tips C$0.00
Overtime C$16.37 - C$34.04
Annual Data C$0C$49K
Bonus C$154 - C$3,127
Profit Sharing C$304 - C$5,093
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$29,573 - C$49,228
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 954

Job Description for Accounting Clerk

Accounting clerks generally work in offices, and travel is not required for the job. They must have exceptional knowledge of all ledger accounts, such as accounts payable/receivable, cash, and many others. These clerks may work only with accounts payable/receivable, while others may coordinate various accounts for their companies, and other duties may include working with both customers and vendors.

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Accounting Clerk Tasks
  • Maintain and make necessary adjustments to records and/or logs such as journals, payroll/ time reports, or property records.
  • Verify and reconcile simple bank statements or department records.
  • Balance entries and make necessary corrections.
  • Sort documents and post debits/credits to proper account .
  • Verify amounts and codes on various forms for accuracy.

Accounting Clerk Pay By Employer

$0$34K

$25,584

$25,346

$34,441

$27,737

Common Career Paths for Accounting Clerk


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Popular Skills for Accounting Clerk

Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Clerk

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 749 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 295 salaries. An experienced Accounting Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 273 salaries. An Accounting Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 138 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$37,961

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

Accounting Clerk Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Accounting Clerk?

Accounting Clerk in Guelph:
"Very Good!"
Pros: Great housing and easy to commute to work.
Cons:

Accounting Clerk in Halifax:
"Nice City with Growing Opportunities."
Pros: Nice harbour city with tons of life and things to do.
Cons: Salaries aren't that high.

Accounting Clerk in Montréal:
"Giving 110%"
Pros: The actual work. The people. The feild.
Cons: No information on the future.

Accounting Clerk in Ayr:
"No Opportunity To Advance."
Must play beat the clock daily - heavy workload. Put up with drama queens, slackers, whiners. Get used to unfairness.

Accounting Clerk in Calgary:
Pros: Good environment.
Cons: Meet timeline.

Accounting Clerk in Montreal:
"Office."
Pros: I like it very much.
Cons:

Accounting Clerk in Nanaimo:
Pros: The people I work with. RRSP contributions by Employer Extended Medical paid by Employer.
Cons: Not feeling valued as a long term employee. My hourly wage amount is lower than I would like it to be.

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Key Stats for Accounting Clerk

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 356 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Accounting Clerk Salaries

▲10%

▲9%

▲4%

National Average
C$38,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Accounting Clerk Salaries






▲1%

▼0%




National Average
C$38,000


Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Accounting
▼2%

▼3%

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 356 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 27%