C$44,301
Avg. Salary
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The average salary for an Accounts Payable Specialist in Vancouver, British Columbia is C$43,509 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

C$38,348 - C$53,535
C$38K
C$44K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$44,301
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50%
90%
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Salary C$38,348 - C$53,535
Bonus C$361 - C$4,494
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$37,768 - C$54,058
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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

Key Stats for Accounts Payable Specialist

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Accounts Payable Specialist Salaries

▲11%

National Average
C$44,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Specialist Salaries

National Average
C$44,000



Problem Solving
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 14%