The average pay for a Certified General Accountant (CGA) is C$60,505 per year. A skill in Tax Preparation is associated with high pay for this job.

C$41,198 - C$85,064
C$41K
C$60K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$59,915
10%
50%
90%
C$14.85 - C$78.91
C$15
C$29
C$79
MEDIAN: C$28.75
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$91K
Salary C$41,198 - C$85,064
Bonus C$5.03 - C$14,899
Profit Sharing C$3,600
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$40,302 - C$91,205
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 99
Hourly Data C$0C$78
Hourly Rate C$14.85 - C$78.91
Hourly Tips C$0.22
Overtime C$50.00
Annual Data C$0C$91K
Bonus C$5.03 - C$14,899
Profit Sharing C$3,600
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$40,302 - C$91,205
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Certified General Accountant (CGA)

Certified general accountants (CGAs) provide auditing and accounting services to various companies and review their employers' financial reporting systems to ensure that they adhere to government laws and regulations, corporate rules, and industry standards. They must always provide accurate analyses and reports of their financial data and develop and maintain financial reporting systems, procedures and policies for their company.

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Certified General Accountant (CGA) Tasks

  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.

Certified General Accountant (CGA) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Certified General Accountant (CGA)

Pay by Experience for a Certified General Accountant (CGA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified General Accountant (CGA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$54,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified General Accountant (CGA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Certified General Accountant (CGA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$77,000 based on 7 salaries. A Certified General Accountant (CGA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$78,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,261

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

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Key Stats for Certified General Accountant (CGA)

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Certified General Accountant (CGA) Salaries

▲29%

▲28%

▲4%

National Average
C$60,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Certified General Accountant (CGA) Salaries


National Average
C$60,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 16%