Average Junior Accountant with Bookkeeping Skills Salary

C$40,439
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$1,032
Bonus
C$1,200
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The average salary for a Junior Accountant with Bookkeeping skills is C$40,439.
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C$31k
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MEDIAN C$40,439
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Salary
C$31k - C$49k
Bonus
C$250 - C$5k
Profit Sharing
C$500 - C$3k
Total Pay
C$30k - C$50k

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Job Description for Junior Accountant

Junior Accountant Tasks
  • Maintain general ledger and oversee all day to day financial transactions.
  • Assess data to ensure that proper accounting practices have been following.
  • Assist with or conduct fixed asset audits as necessary.
  • Create and maintain payroll budgets, update vendor information, and confirm expense vouchers.
  • Match large batches of invoices and maintain the accuracy of employee timesheets.

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Popular Skills for Junior Accountant

Skills in General Ledger Accounting, Accounts Payable, Financial Reporting, Microsoft Excel and Accounts Receivable are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Junior Accountant

An entry-level Junior Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$38,874 based on 112 salaries. An early career Junior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40,293 based on 251 salaries. A mid-career Junior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$44,005 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Junior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$47,805 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$44,900.
Employees with Junior Accountant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 16.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (12.5% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (12.2% less), Richmond, British Columbia (11.0% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (2.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 428 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.2%
Early Career
58.6%
Mid Career
9.6%
Experienced
4.7%
Late Career
0.9%

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