The average pay for a General Accountant in Toronto, Ontario is C$47,387 per year.

C$37,039 - C$61,575
C$37K
C$48K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$48,260
10%
50%
90%
C$13.88 - C$28.50
C$22
MEDIAN: C$22.00
50%
C$0C$65K
Salary C$37,039 - C$61,575
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,096
Profit Sharing C$400
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).
)
C$35,552 - C$65,046
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 81
Hourly Data C$0C$28
Hourly Rate C$22.00
Hourly Tips C$2.50
Overtime C$1.50
Annual Data C$0C$65K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,096
Profit Sharing C$400
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).
)
C$35,552 - C$65,046
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for General Accountant

General accountants gather and analyze financial records and documentation for a variety of purposes, including writing financial reports, compiling profit statements, filling out tax returns, and making budgets. General accountants are typically either self-employed or work for accounting firms with which businesses contract.

Read More...

General Accountant Tasks

  • Prepare and post entries to the general ledger and manage the monthly close process.
  • Prepare and implement audit schedules and process re-engineering to reduce financial errors.
  • Reconcile balance sheets, accounts, and invoices.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and ad hoc reports with variance explanations.

General Accountant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for General Accountant

Pay by Experience for a General Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level General Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$47,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A General Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced General Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$53,000 based on 8 salaries. A General Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$68,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for General Accountant

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects General Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲39%

▲9%

National Average
C$49,000

▼1%

▼4%

Skills That Affect General Accountant Salaries



National Average
C$49,000

General Ledger Accounting
▼1%


Accounts Receivable
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 13%