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Accountant Public Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$87,247 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Accountant Public is $87,247 a year and $42 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for an Accountant Public is between $61,687 and $108,108. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accountant Public. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes past and present financial data, and provides a variety of other accounting services to the general public, utilizing principles of accounting.
  • Researches records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred.
  • Advises clients regarding matters, such as effective use of resources and methods for preventing capital from being frozen.
  • Interprets accounts and records to client.
  • Estimates expenditures expected.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of other accounting theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Accountant Public Job Listings for British Columbia, Canada

Intermediate Accountant
Oct 17
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Hall & Company
Senior Accountant - Public Practice (Vancouver West) Broadway CA firm is seeking a hands on Senior Accountant with small business experience. We are a small full service accounting firm specializing ...
Intermediate Accountant - Progressa
Nov 20
Vancouver, BC, Canada
BackStretch Recruitment
Chartered Accountant designation (CPA) an asset, or working towards CPA designation * Experience with complex multi-account bank reconciliations * Experience with month end close process, including ...
Group Accountant
Dec 7
Burnaby, BC, Canada
Ashton Education Ltd.
Completion of a recognized CPA accounting designation or equivalent. * A minimum of 7 years experience with Sage accounting product is essential. * Strong English written and oral communication ...
Senior Accountant
Oct 30
Richmond, BC, Canada
ARC Medical Devices
CPA designation * Bachelor's or higher in applicable degree e.g. business administration, accounting, finance, engineering, biomedical engineering, biology or chemistry * 5+ years experience in ...
Staff Accountant
Nov 28
Chilliwack, Canada
Hub International
Pursuing CPA or completed CPA preferred * Insurance Experience a plus * Must have good written and verbal communication skills * Advanced Excel Skills required * Strong analytical and problem solving ...