C$40,636
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,449

Profit Sharing

C$3,900

The average pay for an Entry-Level Accounts Payable Specialist is C$41,394 per year.

C$32,804 - C$49,212
C$33K
C$41K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$40,636
10%
50%
90%
C$14.09 - C$24.33
C$14
C$19
C$24
MEDIAN: C$19.14
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$50K
Salary C$32,804 - C$49,212
Bonus C$400 - C$4,943
Profit Sharing C$507 - C$5,132
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$32,986 - C$50,471
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 145
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$14.09 - C$24.33
Overtime C$25.17
Annual Data C$0C$50K
Bonus C$400 - C$4,943
Profit Sharing C$507 - C$5,132
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$32,986 - C$50,471
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Accounts Payable Specialist

An accounts payable specialist works with all facets of the accounting system, principally the validation, processing, and filing of invoices. The specialist must make sure that all invoices are accurate and have been properly documented and approved by the authorizing employee prior to making a payment. Once the proper verifications and authorizations are received, the specialist is responsible for submitting payments in a timely fashion. This position also requires preparing and mailing checks, as well as verifying and procuring proper Internal Revenue Service documentation such as 1099 and W-9 forms from vendors. The specialist also files and maintains files for all invoices, accounts payable payments, and tax information for vendors.

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Accounts Payable Specialist Tasks

  • Analyze, prioritize, code and pay bills and invoices, managing vendor or supplier expectations.
  • Make timely payments for internal vouchers and expenses.
  • Reconcile financial statements and forecasts, maintaining files for accounts.
  • Answer inquiries from vendors, suppliers, and employees, and research discrepancies.
  • Write and send checks, recording transactions on internal systems.

Accounts Payable Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,025

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

Accounts Payable Specialist Advice

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

Accounts Payable Specialist in Regina:
"How heavy the workload."

Key Stats for Accounts Payable Specialist

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
25%

Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Specialist Salaries

Problem Solving
▲3%


Accounts Payable
▲1%

National Average
C$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 11%