C$44,894
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,543

Profit Sharing

C$1,780

The average salary for an Accounting Specialist is C$44,653 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

C$35,637 - C$68,222
C$36K
C$45K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$44,894
10%
50%
90%
C$15.21 - C$28.71
C$15
C$20
C$29
MEDIAN: C$19.88
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$35,637 - C$68,222
Bonus C$690 - C$9,123
Profit Sharing C$1,780
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$34,700 - C$64,887
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 107
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$15.21 - C$28.71
Overtime C$35.56
Annual Data C$0C$64K
Bonus C$690 - C$9,123
Profit Sharing C$1,780
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$34,700 - C$64,887
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Accounting Specialist

Accounting specialists are responsible for executing accounting tasks and strategies for their organizations and performing day-to-day financial activities including completing tax forms, logging revenues and expenses, and balancing checkbooks. They are also tasked with providing support to the financial department to find discrepancies in billing, payroll, and expenses, and must have strong problem-solving skills to find innovative solutions to save company resources and reduce expenses.

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Accounting Specialist Tasks

  • Manage various forms of accounting data, such as that related to accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Contribute to maintenance of accounting data and provide support as needed to accounting department.
  • Processes documents related to expenses, such as checks.

Accounting Specialist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Accounting Specialist

Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Accounting Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 26 salaries. An Accounting Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

12%

-23%

National Average: C$44,489

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

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Key Stats for Accounting Specialist

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Accounting Specialist Salaries

▲11%

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
C$44,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Accounting Specialist Salaries


National Average
C$44,000




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 9%