An Entry-Level Accounts Payable Clerk earns an average salary of C$36,504 per year.

C$29,988 - C$45,117
C$30K
C$37K
C$45K
MEDIAN: C$36,579
10%
50%
90%
C$13.08 - C$21.15
C$13
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$16.33
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$45K
Salary C$29,988 - C$45,117
Bonus C$294 - C$3,394
Profit Sharing C$197 - C$8,500
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$28,995 - C$45,414
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 851
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$13.08 - C$21.15
Overtime C$15.21 - C$32.14
Annual Data C$0C$45K
Bonus C$294 - C$3,394
Profit Sharing C$197 - C$8,500
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$28,995 - C$45,414
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 518

Job Description for Accounts Payable Clerk

Accounts payable clerks generally work for accounting firms or organizations' accounting departments, coordinating various accounts payable functions on behalf of their organization. Their duties include, among others, performing data entry, handling customer inquiries, preparing financial statements and performing vendor maintenance. In all tasks, these clerks must maintain a high degree of accuracy.

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Accounts Payable Clerk Tasks

  • Issue stop-payments or purchase order amendments.
  • Record, code, and process all invoices for payment.
  • Prepare, enter and maintain filing of Accounts Payable.
  • Perform timely account reconciliation by verifying entries and comparing to balances.

Accounts Payable Clerk Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$35,864

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

Accounts Payable Clerk Advice

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

Accounts Payable Clerk in Timmins:
"Accounting background."
Have knowledge of accounting process.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Saskatoon:
"How Repetitive It Is"
Need to be very organized and be able to handle stressful situations where cash flow is low and vendors are calling everyday looking for money. The thing is you end up running out of excuses to the vendor. This is your time to shine and you get to take a stand and push for approval to get it paid. Its busy. But it can also be very repetitive as well. This also works for exceptional vendor relationships.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Calgary:
"Reading every invoice very carefully"
Organizing your daily routine is very important and keeping track of important documents that are due at a certain time.

Accounts Payable Clerk in Montreal:
"issuing payments on time"
be a mulitask and attentive to details

Key Stats for Accounts Payable Clerk

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 184 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Clerk Salaries


▲1%


Accounts Payable
▼0%

National Average
C$36,000



Quickbooks
▼2%

Accounting
▼2%



Payroll Administration
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 184 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 20%