The average salary for an Entry-Level Staff Accountant is C$42,328 per year.

C$33,932 - C$53,251
C$34K
C$42K
C$53K
MEDIAN: C$42,254
10%
50%
90%
C$14.47 - C$25.63
C$14
C$19
C$26
MEDIAN: C$18.67
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$54K
Salary C$33,932 - C$53,251
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,033
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$6,589
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$33,427 - C$54,064
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 839
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$14.47 - C$25.63
Overtime C$1.47 - C$29.03
Annual Data C$0C$54K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,033
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$6,589
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$33,427 - C$54,064
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 111

Job Description for Staff Accountant

Staff accountants are responsible for a range of financial duties and practices, and computer skills are essential in this position to use advanced budgeting and auditing software programs, as well as type quickly and run various company reports. They are also responsible for maintaining a balanced budget and ensuring that all financial statements are prepared and audited carefully.

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Staff Accountant Tasks

  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$42,267

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Staff Accountant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Staff Accountant in Vaughan:
"Know what you love."
In order to do this job, you need to know that you love doing it, otherwise it could be boring and you could lose interest very fast.

Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 129 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
7%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries







Auditing
▼0%

Financial Analysis
▼0%

National Average
C$42,000


▼3%

▼4%

Accounting
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 129 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 21%