Accountant (Canada)

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info SALARY PROFILES
35
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 51,155
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
CA$ 56,110
info AVG. NET SALARY
CA$ 41,829
  UPDATED: 19 Feb 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 25%

What is average salary for Accountant in Canada?

Based on our survey (35 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Accountant in Canada is CA$ 56,110. Average NET salary is CA$ 41,829. The most frequent GROSS salary is CA$ 46,375. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Toronto CA$ 49,715 US$ 45,520 13
Calgary CA$ 65,800 US$ 64,046 05
Edmonton CA$ 49,750 US$ 41,064 04
Montreal CA$ 55,333 US$ 47,309 03
Victoria, Canada CA$ 70,000 US$ 60,683 02
Ottawa CA$ 51,000 US$ 44,487 02
Vancouver, Canada CA$ 41,280 US$ 39,075 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Accountant in Canada

Below is the list of 35 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(35/35) PROPERTY ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 19 Feb 2019

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "responsible for monthly tasks like Bank reconciliation, Balance sheet analysis Mortage summary, .Recording Journal entries for accruals like utility, cable, laundry, Purchase order, contract services."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 36,036

(34/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 03 Apr 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Accounts Payable Accountant Manage AP cycle Scan, code and receive approval for invoices Enter into software and ensure payment is processed on time."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 32,000
US$ 25,625

(33/35) STAFF ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 11 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "NTR, Financial statement, Bookkeeping, Corporate tax, personal tax and payroll."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 48,000
US$ 38,438

(32/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 28 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "i do book keeping as well as preparing financial staemtns at year end"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 22,929

(31/35) SR. FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 14 Sep 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "financial statements, budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 76,000
US$ 58,087

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(30/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 15 Jun 2017

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "government work financial reporting works reconciliation works"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 80,000
US$ 61,144

(29/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 13 Jun 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage company wide AP, and financial reporting"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 26,750

(28/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 28 Mar 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Public accountant - Prepare financial statements and tax returns for clients"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 46,000
US$ 35,158

(27/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 02 Jun 2016

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Financial Analist (govermantal services)"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 50,402

(26/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 03 Feb 2015

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Still a student work as a server"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 23,952

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(25/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 23 Aug 2014

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 75,000
US$ 67,731

(24/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 27 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 52,000
US$ 46,960

(23/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 23 Apr 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 96,000
US$ 86,695

(22/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 04 Apr 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 61,500
US$ 55,539

(21/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 28 Mar 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 45,154

(20/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 24 Mar 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 40,638

(19/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 19 Mar 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 73,000
US$ 65,925

(18/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 13 Mar 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 72,000
US$ 65,022

(17/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 18 Feb 2014

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 58,000
US$ 52,378

(16/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 07 Feb 2014

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 51,000
US$ 46,057

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(15/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 14 Jan 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 48,000
US$ 43,348

(14/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 12 Nov 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 80,000
US$ 80,296

(13/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 27 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,185

(12/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 06 Oct 2013

      

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 60,222

(11/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 26 Sep 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 60,222

(10/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 27 Jul 2013

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 48,000
US$ 48,177

(9/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 11 Jun 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 105,000
US$ 105,361

(8/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 12 Jan 2012

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 55,000
US$ 55,189

(7/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 16 Oct 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 46,000
US$ 46,617

(6/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 05 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 32,560
US$ 32,997

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(5/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 17 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 70,939

(4/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 17 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(3/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 10 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 68,000
US$ 68,912

(2/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 06 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 20,800
US$ 21,079

(1/35) ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 21 Jul 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 45,604

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
105K US$ 105,361 CA$ 105,000
01
95K US$ 86,695 CA$ 96,000
01
85K US$ 70,720 CA$ 80,000
02
75K US$ 63,017 CA$ 72,666
06
65K US$ 61,224 CA$ 62,375
04
55K US$ 49,513 CA$ 52,285
07
45K US$ 41,752 CA$ 46,375
08
35K US$ 26,451 CA$ 31,912
05
25K US$ 21,079 CA$ 20,800
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 55,874 CA$ 63,857 14
Female US$ 47,400 CA$ 52,500 13
N/A US$ 49,001 CA$ 48,420 08

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 51,426 CA$ 57,625 08
Bachelors Degree US$ 51,410 CA$ 56,753 20
Some College US$ 48,435 CA$ 51,300 06
High School US$ 60,222 CA$ 60,000 01

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 55,551 CA$ 60,186 03
16-20 Years US$ 46,057 CA$ 51,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 45,408 CA$ 53,000 02
8-12 Years US$ 62,150 CA$ 69,500 07
4-8 Years US$ 53,974 CA$ 59,111 09
2-4 Years US$ 51,621 CA$ 54,600 05
1-2 Years US$ 43,499 CA$ 48,666 03
0-1 Year US$ 35,499 CA$ 37,760 05

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  SURVEY BY AGES   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
57-62 US$ 67,731 CA$ 75,000 01
51-56 US$ 65,925 CA$ 73,000 01
45-50 US$ 26,750 CA$ 35,000 01
39-44 US$ 58,282 CA$ 65,416 06
33-38 US$ 49,094 CA$ 59,000 06
27-32 US$ 56,295 CA$ 61,000 04
22-26 US$ 44,052 CA$ 49,000 07
16-21 US$ 60,222 CA$ 60,000 01
N/A US$ 49,001 CA$ 48,420 08

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  SURVEY BY WORK   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 53,231 CA$ 58,324 31
Contract US$ 28,557 CA$ 32,900 02
Part Time US$ 41,575 CA$ 45,000 02

  SURVEY BY CITIES   ACCOUNTANT   CANADA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Victoria, Canada Accountant US$ 60,683 CA$ 70,000 02
2. Calgary Accountant US$ 64,046 CA$ 65,800 05
3. Montreal Accountant US$ 47,309 CA$ 55,333 03
4. Ottawa Accountant US$ 44,487 CA$ 51,000 02
5. Edmonton Accountant US$ 41,064 CA$ 49,750 04
6. Toronto Accountant US$ 45,520 CA$ 49,715 13
7. Vancouver, Canada Accountant US$ 39,075 CA$ 41,280 02

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    ACCOUNTANT

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia Accountant US$ 69,761 AU$ 77,615 38
2. United Kingdom United Kingdom Accountant US$ 63,307 GBP 42,649 37
3. United States United States Accountant US$ 59,112 US$ 59,112 166
4. Canada Canada US$ 51,155 CA$ 56,110 35
5. Mexico Mexico Accountant US$ 26,597 MXN 490,001 08
6. China China Accountant US$ 14,814 CNY 95,371 17
7. Russia Russia Accountant US$ 12,243 RUB 426,444 09
8. India India Accountant US$ 7,446 INR 461,607 51

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