A Junior Accountant in Toronto, Ontario earns an average salary of C$39,934 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$30,584 - C$46,134
C$31K
C$40K
C$46K
MEDIAN: C$39,811
10%
50%
90%
C$13.47 - C$23.09
C$13
C$17
C$23
MEDIAN: C$17.29
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$46K
Salary C$30,584 - C$46,134
Bonus C$0.00 - C$2,503
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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).
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C$30,723 - C$46,425
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 101
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$13.47 - C$23.09
Overtime C$25.00
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$2,503
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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).
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C$30,723 - C$46,425
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Junior Accountant

Junior accountants provide a vital service to various companies by accurately recording corporate finances. Typical daily job duties include reconciling company bank accounts, balancing financial records and preparing monthly reports. They generally work with a team of other accountants and report to a senior accountant. The level of confidentiality and discretion required of junior accountants is great because they work with private company information and are given access to secure accounts.

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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.

Junior Accountant Job Listings

Key Stats for Junior Accountant

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
5%

Experience Affects Junior Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲8%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
C$40,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Junior Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
▲4%

Bookkeeping
▲3%

Financial Reporting
▲1%

Accounts Payable
▼0%

Accounts Receivable
▼0%

Tax Preparation
▼0%

National Average
C$40,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Payroll Administration
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 21%