The average hourly pay for a Bookkeeper, Payroll in Canada is C$19.99.
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C$15 - C$27
C$385 - C$4,122
C$0 - C$2,500
C$30,996 - C$59,506
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Job Description for Bookkeeper, Payroll
Larger companies frequently have a specialized accountant employed as a payroll bookkeeper. This payroll specialist ensures everyone working for the company - from salaried managers to hourly employees - are paid accurately and in a timely manner. This person ensures that all payroll deductions are properly assessed and helps maintain their organization's payroll bookkeeping records, so they are kept up to date and comply with federal and state regulations. A payroll bookkeeper must be exceptio…Read more
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Popular Skills for Bookkeeper, Payroll
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Bookkeeping and Accounts Payable are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Accounts Receivable and Payroll Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper, Payroll
An entry-level Bookkeeper, Payroll with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$16.37 based on 14 salaries. An early career Bookkeeper, Payroll with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$18.32 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper, Payroll with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$19.42 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper, Payroll with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.80 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$23.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bookkeeper, Payroll in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 40.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (19.9% more) and Calgary, Alberta (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (15.0% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (10.0% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.2% less).
Years of Experience
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