An Accounting Director earns an average salary of C$102,688 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$55,495 - C$144,715
C$55K
C$100K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$102,282
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$183K
Salary C$55,495 - C$144,715
Bonus C$4,966 - C$44,042
Profit Sharing C$8,000
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$53,838 - C$183,430
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Accounting Director

Accounting directors lead a company's accounting efforts, handling a variety of financial and supervisory tasks. Their day-to-day work mostly consists of using software to track and audit financial data; extensive knowledge of standards, regulations, and policies are necessary to ensure the accuracy of any conclusions made in reports. The accounting director position is generally considered a supervisory role that includes training and overseeing the work of other accountants. Accounting directors also hold meetings with management and work with other departments to gather data and present analysis and recommendations. At times, this position may require contact with government agencies in specific instances.

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Accounting Director Tasks

  • Oversee accounting staff.
  • Contribute to vision and direction of accounting initiatives within the organization.
  • Provide oversight to accounting initiatives within organization.
  • Enforce integrity of accounting procedures.

Accounting Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$103,703

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Key Stats for Accounting Director

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
31%

Experience Affects Accounting Director Salaries

▲11%

National Average
C$104,000

▼1%

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 4%