Average Mid-Career Junior Accountant Salary

C$43,923
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,457
Bonus
C$2,500
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Junior Accountant is C$43,923.
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C$37k
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C$52k
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MEDIAN C$43,923
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Salary
C$37k - C$52k
Bonus
C$199 - C$9k
Profit Sharing
C$1k - C$4k
Total Pay
C$36k - C$55k

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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, Financial Reporting and Bookkeeping are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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$38,897 based on 344 salaries. An early career Junior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40,574 based on 664 salaries. An experienced Junior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,632 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$49,756.
Employees with Junior Accountant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 15.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (10.2% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (13.3% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,074 survey responses.
Entry Level
32.0%
Early Career
61.8%
Experienced
5.0%
Late Career
1.1%

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