ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION SALARY IN CANADA

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Average gross salary for Accounting & Administration GROSS SALARY
CA$ 60,061
Average gorss salary (USD) for Accounting & Administration GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 55,785
Average net salary for Accounting & Administration NET SALARY
CA$ 43,995
The most typical salary for Accounting & Administration MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CA$ 43,901
  Updated: 30 Apr 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 26%
  Salary entries: 403

Accounting & Administration Earnings in Canada

Average salary for Accounting & Administration in Canada is CA$ 60,061.

Average take home earning is CA$ 43,995 (Net).

The most typical salary is CA$ 43,901 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % CA$ 121,500
10 % CA$ 101,333
21 % CA$ 82,630
55 % CA$ 52,929
93 % CA$ 34,537
100 % CA$ 23,881
100 % CA$ 10,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Chartered Accountant CA$ 85,392 US$ 81,023 53
Accountant CA$ 56,455 US$ 51,030 37
Administrative Assistant CA$ 41,347 US$ 39,115 34
Office Administrator CA$ 42,849 US$ 40,878 29
Staff Accountant CA$ 48,510 US$ 45,349 20
CPA - Certified Public Accountant CA$ 98,500 US$ 82,133 15
Senior Accountant CA$ 62,934 US$ 60,829 15
Executive Secretary CA$ 58,428 US$ 54,256 14
Certified Management Accountant CA$ 102,230 US$ 97,528 13
Bookkeeper CA$ 39,036 US$ 38,019 13
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Toronto CA$ 58,911 US$ 53,819 128
Vancouver, Canada CA$ 55,582 US$ 51,438 59
Montreal CA$ 60,960 US$ 58,932 39
Calgary CA$ 77,322 US$ 74,758 31
Edmonton CA$ 57,049 US$ 55,073 27
Ottawa CA$ 54,512 US$ 46,635 17
Winnipeg CA$ 55,463 US$ 53,173 15
Victoria, Canada CA$ 53,340 US$ 50,636 14

Salary entries from individual employees for Accounting & Administration in Canada

Below is the list of 100 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(38/38)  FACILITIES SPECIALIST


 Posted: 30 Apr 2020

Some College, 8-12 years: "Facilities and office management."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 55,000
US$ 41,811

(37/38)  PENSION ANALYST


 Posted: 05 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Defined contribution benefits, calculation, pension plan, excel."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 44,720
US$ 33,996

(36/38)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 24 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Accounting, Bank Reconciliation,."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 45,612

(35/38)  ACCOUNTING ADMINISTRATOR SPECIALIST


 Posted: 08 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Accounting Administration."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 42,500
US$ 32,308

(34/38)  ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


 Posted: 30 Dec 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "Assisting in the managing of real estate properties, invoicing, account receivables, accounting, customer support."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 38,584
US$ 30,898

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(33/38)  COST ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 19 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "CPA canadiate Python Data Analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 40,040

(32/38)  SENIOR ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 27 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Senior Accountant."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 85,000
US$ 68,068

(31/38)  ACCOUNTING MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Born and raised in a Spanish-speaking country (Venezuela) where I did get a Bachelor degree in Accounting (1995). During 1992-2001 I worked for multinational companies such as Price-Waterhouse Coopers (PWC), Goodyear and Unilever. Then, in 2002 I started my own bookkeeping/tax firm until 2009 when I moved to Canada. Since then, I have been working as an accountant in small businesses."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 65,000
US$ 52,052

(30/38)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 13 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Self employed accountant."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 145,000
US$ 116,115

(29/38)  FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 28 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Financial analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 75,000
US$ 60,060

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(28/38)  BUSINESS CONTROLLER


 Posted: 13 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Experience in cpg and food industry currently in mining."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 94,000
US$ 75,275

(27/38)  BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 07 May 2019

Some College, 16-20 years: "Full cycle bookkeeping."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 55,000
US$ 44,044

(26/38)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 28 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Financial Reporting, Accounting."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 95,500
US$ 76,476

(25/38)  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

(24/38)  LEGAL SECRETARY


 Posted: 13 Jan 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "Prepare documents and assist lawyers."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 24,024

(23/38)  EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR


 Posted: 09 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project management, budget and forecasting, scheduling."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 48,048

(22/38)  CREDIT COLLECTIONS


 Posted: 23 Nov 2018

Some College, 16-20 years: "Credit and collections."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 53,000
US$ 42,442

(21/38)  HEAD OF ACCOUNTING


 Posted: 19 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Accounting, reporting, analyzing."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 90,000
US$ 72,071

(20/38)  FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Financial control and reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 150,000
US$ 120,119

(19/38)  EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE CEO


 Posted: 04 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Scheduling, preparation of documents, meeting preparation, travel organization, archiving, taking and preparing minutes, administration."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 54,000
US$ 43,243

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(18/38)  ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Phone calls, paper work, promotional, cross trained."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 32,000
US$ 25,625

(17/38)  ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 27 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Office and store admin."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 45,000
US$ 36,036

(16/38)  BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 22 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Keeping the books."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 32,032

(15/38)  TAX MANAGER


 Posted: 07 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Corporate tax for mid size multi national corporate."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 95,000
US$ 76,075

(14/38)  BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 28 Apr 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Dealing with invoices, Account payables, account recievables. Organizing the accounts of a company."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 24,024

(13/38)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 28 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Year end working papers."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 150,000
US$ 120,119

(12/38)  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

(11/38)  ENGINEERING ASSISTANT


 Posted: 28 Mar 2018

Some College, 12-16 years: "Administrative assistant in engineering department."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 42,000
US$ 33,633

(10/38)  INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING CLERK


 Posted: 20 Mar 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Handle all AR, AP, Collections, contract management, WSIB."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 49,000
US$ 39,239

(9/38)  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

(8/38)  COMPLIANCE COORDINATOR


 Posted: 09 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Administer the compliance matters for a publicly-listed company."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 63,000
US$ 50,450

(7/38)  FM


 Posted: 03 Jan 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Finace manager with Financial planning and analysis and reporting both internal and external."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 99,000
US$ 79,279

(6/38)  SECRETARY


 Posted: 03 Nov 2017

Some College, 0-1 year: "Keep up with paperwork, relay phone calls, book meeting rooms. I maintain a schedule for my boss and organize their paperwork Contact patients."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 10,000
US$ 7,643

(5/38)  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

(4/38)  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

(3/38)  MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "The Audit Manager is responsible for organising and overseeing internal audits in accordance with the annual audit plan, often managing a team of auditors."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 86,000
US$ 65,730

(2/38)  ACCOUNT MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Aug 2017

Some College, 2-4 years: "Doing books and advising the owner with numbers."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 45,858

(1/38)  ASSISTANT MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Corporante and business insolvency and restructuring."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 38,215

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 221,968 CA$ 265,000
02
195K US$ 183,628 CA$ 192,500
02
205K US$ 166,738 CA$ 200,000
02
175K US$ 158,039 CA$ 175,000
01
155K US$ 135,701 CA$ 150,000
04
145K US$ 128,316 CA$ 142,500
02
135K US$ 122,653 CA$ 133,000
04
125K US$ 118,867 CA$ 121,500
10
115K US$ 105,938 CA$ 117,308
02
105K US$ 95,154 CA$ 101,333
12
95K US$ 81,635 CA$ 93,237
16
85K US$ 75,574 CA$ 82,630
29
75K US$ 67,118 CA$ 72,775
29
65K US$ 57,230 CA$ 62,272
33
55K US$ 48,540 CA$ 52,929
73
45K US$ 41,967 CA$ 43,901
78
35K US$ 33,499 CA$ 34,537
77
25K US$ 23,445 CA$ 23,881
26
15K US$ 7,643 CA$ 10,000
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  SALARY BY GENDER   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 67,375 CA$ 75,720 103
Women US$ 50,876 CA$ 57,137 154
N/A US$ 52,787 CA$ 52,097 146

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 77,919 CA$ 86,788 56
Bachelors Degree US$ 59,496 CA$ 64,152 196
Some College US$ 41,779 CA$ 43,630 121
High School US$ 43,505 CA$ 46,089 27
Bellow H. School US$ 75,591 CA$ 82,333 03

Accounting & Administration workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Canada. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses CA$ 86,788. While Accounting & Administration workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of CA$ 43,630. This is 86.50% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 73,089 CA$ 80,533 52
16-20 Years US$ 69,959 CA$ 74,733 34
12-16 Years US$ 58,058 CA$ 62,702 37
8-12 Years US$ 58,478 CA$ 63,748 57
4-8 Years US$ 54,082 CA$ 58,304 87
2-4 Years US$ 45,910 CA$ 48,373 60
1-2 Years US$ 43,177 CA$ 46,686 35
0-1 Year US$ 45,118 CA$ 46,668 41

Accounting & Administration workers in Canada with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of CA$ 80,533 compared to CA$ 46,686 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 69.28%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
63-68 US$ 140,517 CA$ 140,000 01
57-62 US$ 85,259 CA$ 98,900 10
51-56 US$ 86,800 CA$ 96,777 09
45-50 US$ 67,968 CA$ 75,638 50
39-44 US$ 54,337 CA$ 61,118 35
33-38 US$ 56,883 CA$ 63,015 43
27-32 US$ 52,004 CA$ 59,349 60
22-26 US$ 44,192 CA$ 50,102 43
16-21 US$ 38,936 CA$ 42,036 06
N/A US$ 52,787 CA$ 52,097 146
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  SALARY BY CAREER   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Certified Management Accountant US$ 97,528 CA$ 102,230 13
2. CPA - Certified Public Accountant US$ 82,133 CA$ 98,500 15
3. Account Manager US$ 76,662 CA$ 87,333 12
4. Audit Manager US$ 74,634 CA$ 85,700 12
5. Chartered Accountant US$ 81,023 CA$ 85,392 53
6. Tax Accountant US$ 72,639 CA$ 84,666 09
7. Accountant Executive US$ 79,811 CA$ 82,800 05
8. Forensic Accountant US$ 57,241 CA$ 77,500 02
9. Cost Accountant US$ 66,639 CA$ 70,625 04
10. Senior Accountant US$ 60,829 CA$ 62,934 15
11. Executive Secretary US$ 54,256 CA$ 58,428 14
12. Business Administration US$ 55,584 CA$ 57,941 09
13. Lead Administrator US$ 53,697 CA$ 57,666 03
14. Contract Administrator US$ 52,707 CA$ 56,609 03
15. Accountant US$ 51,030 CA$ 56,455 37
16. Staff Accountant US$ 45,349 CA$ 48,510 20
17. Other Administration Career US$ 42,194 CA$ 46,796 20
18. Payroll Administrator US$ 45,992 CA$ 45,970 11
19. Fund Accountant US$ 42,327 CA$ 45,700 03
20. Administrative Coordinator US$ 41,878 CA$ 44,509 11
21. Office Administrator US$ 40,878 CA$ 42,849 29
22. Administrator US$ 40,310 CA$ 41,546 06
23. Administrative Assistant US$ 39,115 CA$ 41,347 34
24. Accounting Assistant US$ 39,069 CA$ 40,833 09
25. Bookkeeper US$ 38,019 CA$ 39,036 13
26. Certified Bookkeeper US$ 35,326 CA$ 38,032 05
27. Junior Accountant US$ 37,347 CA$ 37,500 09
28. Secretary US$ 35,304 CA$ 35,648 13
29. Trainee Accountant US$ 25,088 CA$ 25,000 03
30. Company Secretary US$ 19,068 CA$ 20,000 02

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In Canada economy, Certified Management Accountant is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of CA$ 102,230. CPA - Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Accountant follow, earning CA$ 98,500 and CA$ 85,392, respectively. Company Secretary earn a gross annual average of CA$ 20,000, while Trainee Accountant earn CA$ 25,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 411.47%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 56,271 CA$ 60,117 366
Contract US$ 48,446 CA$ 56,660 22
Self Employed US$ 96,803 CA$ 114,500 06
Part Time US$ 26,607 CA$ 29,777 09
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  SALARY BY CITY   ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION   CANADA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. London, Canada Accounting & Administration in London, Canada US$ 83,761 CA$ 91,802 10
2. Calgary Accounting & Administration in Calgary US$ 74,758 CA$ 77,322 31
3. Waterloo Accounting & Administration in Waterloo US$ 65,060 CA$ 69,500 06
4. Hamilton, Canada Accounting & Administration in Hamilton, Canada US$ 59,497 CA$ 68,300 13
5. Montreal Accounting & Administration in Montreal US$ 58,932 CA$ 60,960 39
6. Quebec City Accounting & Administration in Quebec City US$ 53,909 CA$ 60,500 04
7. Toronto Accounting & Administration in Toronto US$ 53,819 CA$ 58,911 128
8. Edmonton Accounting & Administration in Edmonton US$ 55,073 CA$ 57,049 27
9. Vancouver, Canada Accounting & Administration in Vancouver, Canada US$ 51,438 CA$ 55,582 59
10. Winnipeg Accounting & Administration in Winnipeg US$ 53,173 CA$ 55,463 15

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ACCOUNTING & ADMINISTRATION

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Accounting & Administration in Australia US$ 76,591 AU$ 87,332 265
2. United Kingdom United Kingdom Accounting & Administration in United Kingdom US$ 66,476 GBP 44,967 315
3. United States United States Accounting & Administration US$ 64,366 US$ 64,366 1,491
4. Canada Canada US$ 55,785 CA$ 60,061 403
5. Russia Russia Accounting & Administration in Russia US$ 34,340 RUB 1,479,734 49
6. Mexico Mexico Accounting & Administration in Mexico US$ 33,704 MXN 574,285 34
7. China China Accounting & Administration in China US$ 29,355 CNY 188,252 111
8. India India Accounting & Administration in India US$ 17,292 INR 1,066,522 547

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