Average Accounting Specialist Salary

C$46,752
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,948
Bonus
C$1,780
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Accounting Specialist is C$46,752.
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C$37k
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C$47k
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C$71k
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MEDIAN C$46,752
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Salary
C$37k - C$71k
Bonus
C$679 - C$9k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$2k
Total Pay
C$35k - C$70k

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Job Description for Accounting Specialist

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.

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Popular Skills for Accounting Specialist

Skills in Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Financial Reporting, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Specialist

An early career Accounting Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,825 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Accounting Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,490 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Accounting Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$49,391 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$51,271.
Employees with Accounting Specialist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 21.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (16.6% more) and Kitchener, Ontario (14.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (17.8% less) and Montréal, Québec (12.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 144 survey responses.
Early Career
40.3%
Mid Career
24.3%
Experienced
24.3%
Late Career
11.1%

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