An Accounting Clerk in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average salary of C$36,495 per year.

C$29,534 - C$42,967
C$30K
C$36K
C$43K
MEDIAN: C$35,717
10%
50%
90%
C$12.08 - C$24.83
C$12
C$15
C$25
MEDIAN: C$15.39
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$42K
Salary C$29,534 - C$42,967
Bonus C$1,024
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$28,594 - C$42,986
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
Hourly Data C$0C$24
Hourly Rate C$12.08 - C$24.83
Annual Data C$0C$42K
Bonus C$1,024
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$28,594 - C$42,986
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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.

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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 6 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$35,000 based on 14 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$40,000 based on 15 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$40,000 based on 10 salaries.

Accounting Clerk Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Halifax?

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.

Key Stats for Accounting Clerk

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Accounting Clerk Salaries

▲14%

▲14%

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

Skills That Affect Accounting Clerk Salaries

Payroll Administration
▲2%



▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 28%