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Payroll Accountant Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$90,102 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Accountant is $90,102 a year and $43 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Payroll Accountant is between $63,430 and $111,737. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Accountant. 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

  • Manages and coordinates activities of staff and payroll systems at one or more locations.
  • Reviews personnel records to determine names, rates of pay, occupations of new hires, and changes in wage rates and occupations of employees on payroll.
  • Directs computation of differential pay according to company policy.
  • Oversees compilation and preparation of other payroll data such as pension, insurance, bond purchases, and credit union payments.
  • Reviews and approves payroll deductions, interprets company policies and government regulations in connection with payroll procedures, and directs preparation of government reports.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Payroll Accountant Job Listings for British Columbia, Canada

Senior Accountant
Oct 30
Richmond, BC, Canada
ARC Medical Devices
... payroll cycles, and write internal control policies and procedures. Who or What is ARC Medical ... CPA designation * Bachelor's or higher in applicable degree e.g. business administration ...
Intermediate Accountant - Progressa
Nov 20
Vancouver, BC, Canada
BackStretch Recruitment
Payroll processing experience an asset * Experience in a financial institution would be an asset ... accounting experience is preferred * Familiar with online banking system (setting up EFTs, bill ...
Payroll Specialist
Nov 21
Vancouver, BC, Canada
New Value Solutions Group Inc.
The Payroll Specialist will assist our client in their year-end payroll processing. This position is to start immediately and run through their year-end period, including preparation of T4 slips
Staff Accountant
Dec 7
Trenholme & Company Chartered Professional Accountants LLP
COMPANY OVERVIEW  Trenholme & Company is a mid-sized accounting firm, focusing on personable, professional accounting and taxation services. Our mission is to provide clients with quality services ...
Financial Administrator
Nov 28
Maaqutusiis Hahouthlee Stewardship Society
The Financial Administrator will be well versed in accounting standards, financial policies ... Process payroll * Ensure that all financial reporting required by all levels of government are ...