An Entry-Level Accounting Technician earns an average salary of C$39,488 per year.

C$32,109 - C$49,939
C$32K
C$40K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$39,990
10%
50%
90%
C$14.24 - C$24.84
C$14
C$18
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.87
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$50K
Salary C$32,109 - C$49,939
Bonus C$493 - C$3,093
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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$30,784 - C$50,787
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 326
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$14.24 - C$24.84
Overtime C$1.53 - C$39.18
Annual Data C$0C$50K
Bonus C$493 - C$3,093
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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$30,784 - C$50,787
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 184

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.

Accounting Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,473

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

Accounting Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Accounting Technician in Castlegar:
"Keep organized"
Keep yourself organized, or everything will get on top of you.

Key Stats for Accounting Technician

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 54 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
18%

Skills That Affect Accounting Technician Salaries



National Average
C$39,000


▼4%


Payroll Administration
▼4%

Cash Flow Management
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 35%