How much does a Accounting Assistant make?

Updated Oct. 17, 2021
$44,494 /yr
Average Base Pay

266 salaries

$34K

Low

$44K

Average

$59K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Accounting Assistant is $44,494 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Accounting Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 266 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Accounting Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Assistant Accountant$52,736 /yr
L3
Senior Accountant$69,494 /yr
L4
Adjunct Accountant$194,443 /yr
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City of Toronto
4.2

City of Toronto

Accounting Assistant

$64,416

 /yr
Range: $52K - $75K
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$52K

$75K

$52,184 - $74,847 Range

Parkland Youth Homes Society
4

Parkland Youth Homes Society

Accounting Assistant

$44,762

 /yr
Range: $41K - $50K

$41K

$50K

$40,964 - $49,828 Range

S.C. Chan & Company

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

City of Kelowna
4.5

City of Kelowna

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $27 - $32

$27

$32

$27 - $32 Range

Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $23

$17

$23

$17 - $23 Range

AppleOne
3.8

AppleOne

Accounting Assistant

$49,474

 /yr
Range: $42K - $52K

$42K

$52K

$41,558 - $52,077 Range

Vaco Lannick
4

Vaco Lannick

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $27

$22

$27

$22 - $27 Range

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BentallGreenOak
4.1

BentallGreenOak

Accounting Assistant

$43,446

 /yr
Range: $37K - $45K

$37K

$45K

$37,325 - $44,593 Range

Wawanesa Insurance
3.9

Wawanesa Insurance

Accounting Assistant

$39,320

 /yr
Range: $37K - $47K

$37K

$47K

$37,401 - $47,063 Range

University of Lethbridge
4.2

University of Lethbridge

Accounting Assistant - Monthly

$5,661

 /mo
Range: $5K - $6K

$5K

$6K

$4,938 - $6,100 Range

Discount Car and Truck Rentals
3.2

Discount Car and Truck Rentals

Accounting Assistant

$38,537

 /yr
Range: $37K - $39K

$37K

$39K

$37,437 - $39,316 Range

Law Society of Alberta
2.5

Law Society of Alberta

Accounting Assistant
About 

$58K -$68K

$58K

$68K

$57,702 - $67,550 Range

GrowthWorks
2.8

GrowthWorks

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$25 -$31

 hourly

$25

$31

$25 - $31 Range

Cash Money
3.8

Cash Money

Accounting Assistant
About 

$42K -$47K

$42K

$47K

$42,384 - $47,421 Range

Habitat Systems
4.7

Habitat Systems

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$16 -$22

 hourly

$16

$22

$16 - $22 Range

CIBC
3.9

CIBC

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$17 -$19

 hourly

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
3.6

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Accounting Assistant
About 

$36K -$44K

$36K

$44K

$36,015 - $43,538 Range

Integrated Staffing (Canada)
3.8

Integrated Staffing (Canada)

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

City of Edmonton
3.8

City of Edmonton

Accounting Assistant
About 

$48K -$68K

$48K

$68K

$47,531 - $68,338 Range

Fountain Tire
3.2

Fountain Tire

Accounting Assistant
About 

$47K -$55K

$47K

$55K

$46,923 - $54,662 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Accounting Assistant salaries

The national average salary for an Accounting Assistant is $44,494 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Accounting Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 266 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Accounting Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Accounting Assistant in Canada is $59,062 per year.

The lowest salary for an Accounting Assistant in Canada is $33,519 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent accounting assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$55,000
per year
An Assistant Accountant in the Toronto Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$38,537
per year
An Accounting Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $38,537 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
An Accounting Assistant in the Vancouver Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
An Accounting Assistant in the Calgary Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
An Assistant Accountant in the Toronto Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
An Accounting Assistant in the Edmonton Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Edmonton Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$15
hourly
An Accountant Assistant in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Montreal Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
An Accounting Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University