The average pay for a Project Accountant in Calgary, Alberta is C$60,476 per year.

C$43,693 - C$83,314
C$44K
C$60K
C$83K
MEDIAN: C$60,021
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$83K
Salary C$43,693 - C$83,314
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,068
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$44,111 - C$82,418
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

Job Description for Project Accountant

A project accountant is responsible for managing all the financial information related to a project or projects at their company. They keep track of each project's expenses and provides regular reports on whether the project is over or under budget. Individuals in this position may also be responsible for drawing up proposals for possible projects and informing managers how much a project could potentially cost and/or earn.

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Project Accountant Tasks

  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Collaborate with project management team.
  • Analyze and report on financial project administration; profitability, utilization, budgets, and accruals.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Project Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Project Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$68,000 based on 22 salaries. A Project Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Project Accountant

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Project Accountant Salaries

▲12%

Late-Career
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
C$61,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Project Accountant Salaries




National Average
C$61,000

Accounts Payable
▼4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 5%