The average salary for a Chartered Accountant in Canada is C$66,794.
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What Do Chartered Accountants Do?
The name of "chartered accountant" refers to a position that is found in Great Britain, Canada, India, Asia and Australia. Its equivalent in the United States is a certified accountant. There is little difference between the positions other than the name.
Charted accountants handle all financial reports that a business produces. They review these reports and tabulate the company's finances so the company knows exactly how much money they are spending and in which departments. They also ta…Read more
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What Are Popular Skills for Chartered Accountants?
Skills in Financial Analysis, Tax Compliance and Account Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Auditing and Financial Reporting.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chartered Accountants?
An entry-level Chartered Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$53,451 based on 15 salaries. An early career Chartered Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,248 based on 92 salaries. A mid-career Chartered Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,846 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Chartered Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$85,223 based on 44 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$98,079.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Chartered Accountant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 19.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (8.1% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (23.8% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (18.5% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (7.7% less).
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