C$38,648
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,032

Profit Sharing

C$2,750

An Accounting Clerk with Accounts Receivable skills earns an average salary of C$38,639 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$30,919 - C$48,882
C$31K
C$39K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$38,648
10%
50%
90%
C$13.44 - C$22.65
C$13
C$17
C$23
MEDIAN: C$17.03
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$48K
Salary C$30,919 - C$48,882
Bonus C$196 - C$3,113
Profit Sharing C$306 - C$5,872
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$29,723 - C$48,907
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 628
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$13.44 - C$22.65
Hourly Tips C$0.00
Overtime C$14.00 - C$33.96
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$196 - C$3,113
Profit Sharing C$306 - C$5,872
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$29,723 - C$48,907
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 471

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 Job Listings

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 341 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$40,000 based on 131 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$43,000 based on 153 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 65 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$37,599

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

Key Stats for Accounting Clerk

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 214 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Accounting Clerk Salaries

▲13%

▲7%

▲6%

National Average
C$38,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 214 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 25%