The average salary for a Corporate Accountant in Edmonton, Alberta is C$64,265.
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Job Description for Corporate Accountant
Much of corporate accountants’ work deals with ensuring that businesses stay within their own financial policies, as well as applicable regulations and tax laws. The information that corporate accountants generate is passed to executive-level staff, who then use it to make decisions about the business of the company. The duties of corporate accountants generally fall into two categories. The first of these is preparing financial statements. Corporate accountants gather ledgers and finance infor…Read more
Corporate Accountant Tasks
- Oversee all regional or departmental company finance and accounting activities.
- Ensure accuracy of financial reporting and adherence to local and federal regulations, including Sarbanes Oxley specifications.
- Consolidate and analyze cross-company financial data.
- Prepare company accounts for auditing.
- Maintain corporate financial records and regularly prepare accounting reports and journal entries.
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Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Accountant
An early career Corporate Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$63,871 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Corporate Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,400 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Corporate Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,500 based on 5 salaries.
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Employees with Corporate Accountant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (25.5% less), Brampton, Ontario (25.1% less) and Toronto, Ontario (11.6% less).
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