The average salary for an Experienced General Accountant in Toronto, Ontario is C$52,762.
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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. General accountants who have ongoing relationships with companies and individuals typically provide a range of services. At the close of every month, general accountants…Read more
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Popular Skills for General Accountant
General Ledger Accounting
Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Reporting, Financial Analysis, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and General Ledger Accounting.
Pay by Experience Level for General Accountant
An early career General Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$49,405 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career General Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,939 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$53,513.
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