C$43,032
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The average pay for an Accounting Technician with Tax Preparation skills is C$43,032 per year.

C$34,143 - C$59,058
C$34K
C$43K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$43,032
10%
50%
90%
C$15.06 - C$27.64
C$15
C$21
C$28
MEDIAN: C$20.55
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$59K
Salary C$34,143 - C$59,058
Bonus C$496 - C$5,575
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$32,325 - C$59,823
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 180
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$15.06 - C$27.64
Overtime C$19.76 - C$43.40
Annual Data C$0C$59K
Bonus C$496 - C$5,575
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$32,325 - C$59,823
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 134

Job Description for Accounting Technician

Accounting technicians may work in a variety of environments, including in financial, clerical, or support roles. They perform a variety of duties for accounting firms or departments, such as preparing accounts, handling invoices, handle bookkeeping, and monitor budgets They also often monitor departmental resources, manage payroll, write reports, and audit work.

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Accounting Technician 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 Technician

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 68 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Accounting Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 40 salaries. An Accounting Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 26 salaries.

Key Stats for Accounting Technician

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Accounting Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

Late-Career
▲15%

▲6%

National Average
C$43,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 41%