How much does a Accounting Assistant make?

Updated Jul. 27, 2021
$43,609 /yr
Average Base Pay

252 salaries

$33K

Low

$44K

Average

$58K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Accounting Assistant is $43,609 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Accounting Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 252 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Accounting Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Assistant Accountant$54,372 /yr
L3
Senior Accountant$67,664 /yr
L4
Adjunct Accountant$57,266 /yr
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City of Toronto
4.1

City of Toronto

Accounting Assistant

$63,561

 /yr
Range: $51K - $74K
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$51K

$74K

$51,491 - $73,854 Range

Parkland Youth Homes Society
4

Parkland Youth Homes Society

Accounting Assistant

$44,168

 /yr
Range: $40K - $49K

$40K

$49K

$40,420 - $49,167 Range

S.C. Chan & Company

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

City of Kelowna
4.4

City of Kelowna

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $27 - $31

$27

$31

$27 - $31 Range

Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

AppleOne
3.8

AppleOne

Accounting Assistant

$48,817

 /yr
Range: $41K - $51K

$41K

$51K

$41,006 - $51,386 Range

Vaco Lannick
4

Vaco Lannick

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $26

$22

$26

$22 - $26 Range

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BentallGreenOak
4

BentallGreenOak

Accounting Assistant

$42,869

 /yr
Range: $37K - $44K

$37K

$44K

$36,829 - $44,000 Range

Wawanesa Insurance
3.9

Wawanesa Insurance

Accounting Assistant

$38,798

 /yr
Range: $37K - $46K

$37K

$46K

$36,905 - $46,438 Range

University of Lethbridge
4.2

University of Lethbridge

Accounting Assistant - Monthly

$5,586

 /mo
Range: $5K - $6K

$5K

$6K

$4,872 - $6,019 Range

Law Society of Alberta
2.5

Law Society of Alberta

Accounting Assistant
About 

$57K -$66K

$57K

$66K

$56,833 - $65,642 Range

GrowthWorks
2.8

GrowthWorks

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$24 -$30

 hourly

$24

$30

$24 - $30 Range

Cash Money
3.7

Cash Money

Accounting Assistant
About 

$42K -$46K

$42K

$46K

$41,831 - $46,223 Range

CIBC
3.9

CIBC

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$17 -$19

 hourly

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Discount Car and Truck Rentals
3.3

Discount Car and Truck Rentals

Accounting Assistant
About 

$35K -$41K

$35K

$41K

$35,367 - $40,661 Range

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
3.4

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Accounting Assistant
About 

$35K -$43K

$35K

$43K

$35,221 - $42,596 Range

Integrated Staffing (Canada)
3.8

Integrated Staffing (Canada)

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

City of Edmonton
3.8

City of Edmonton

Accounting Assistant
About 

$47K -$67K

$47K

$67K

$47,176 - $67,084 Range

Fountain Tire
3.2

Fountain Tire

Accounting Assistant
About 

$46K -$54K

$46K

$54K

$46,230 - $54,396 Range

4.1

eReservation Systems

Accounting Assistant - Hourly
About 

$24 -$27

 hourly

$24

$27

$24 - $27 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Accounting Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a an Accounting Assistant is $43,609 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Accounting Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 252 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Accounting Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a an Accounting Assistant in Canada is $57,875 per year.

The lowest salary for a an Accounting Assistant in Canada is $32,859 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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$20
hourly
An Assistant Accountant in the Toronto Area area reported making $20 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$54,540
per year
An Accounting Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $54,540 per year
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$65,000
per year
An Accounting Assistant I in the Toronto Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$20
hourly
An Accounting Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private