Average Mid-Career Junior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in Canada

C$44,749
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$500
Bonus
C$1,100
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Junior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in Canada is C$44,749.
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CA$36k
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CA$45k
90%
CA$51k
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Salary
C$36k - C$51k
Bonus
C$100 - C$2k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$1k
Total Pay
C$35k - C$53k

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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 Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Bookkeeping, Microsoft Excel, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable.

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$39,288 based on 30 salaries. An early career Junior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$41,092 based on 243 salaries. An experienced Junior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,857 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$50,872.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 304 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.9%
Early Career
79.9%
Experienced
7.6%
Late Career
2.6%

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