Experienced Assistant Controller in Edmonton, Alberta Salary (Canada)

An Experienced Assistant Controller in Edmonton, Alberta earns an average salary of C$67,941 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Reporting, Budgeting, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel.

C$46,628 - C$91,690
MEDIAN: C$79,703
Salary C$46,628 - C$91,690
Bonus C$10,147
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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).
C$46,628 - C$100,456
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

Job Description for Assistant Controller

An assistant controller manages day-to-day accounts activities and often oversees any internal auditing. The assistant controller must have a good working knowledge of financial regulations to ensure that the finance department is working within those parameters. It is expected that the assistant controller is a good leader and manager, as they usually help develop their team and advise their superiors. Assistant controllers are responsible for the accuracy of data in accounts, and they must ensure that all of their counts maintain integrity. They also may be responsible for the budget and for allocating resources as necessary; this includes creating reports and overseeing the annual budget and presenting it to their superiors. The assistant controller will often report to the company’s chief executive officer or chief financial officers, in addition to other supervisors they may have.


Assistant Controller Tasks

  • Assist in the preparation and reporting of financial statements for an organization.
  • Review and edit statements to align with business requirements and industry standards.

Assistant Controller Job Listings

Key Stats for Assistant Controller


93 %
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Assistant Controller Salaries


National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


93 %
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 12%