Average Certified General Accountant CGA Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $77,700.00/year

The average annual salary of Certified General Accountant (CGA) is $77,700.00


The starting salary of Certified General Accountant (CGA) is between $44,200.00 and $52,000.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $109,140.00 and $125,511.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $29.10/hour

The average hourly pay of Certified General Accountant (CGA) is $29.10.


The starting hourly rate is between $20.00 and $23.10 for Certified General Accountant (CGA) whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $81.00 and $93.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
Bonus Range: Tooltip
$0.00 - $618.00
promotional offer
  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $77,700.00
  • Hourly Pay : $29.10
  • Weekly Pay : $1,384.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $2,767.00
  • Monthly Salary : $5,995.00

Certified General Accountant (CGA) Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Certified General Accountant (CGA). As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, female employees are involved significantly more as Certified General Accountant (CGA) compared to male. Their involvement is 59% while of male is only 41%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Certified General Accountant (CGA) salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Certified General Accountant (CGA) having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around $61,755.81.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Certified General Accountant (CGA) salary would increase again to a total of $67,049.98, adding $5,294.17 from the last salary increase.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, another increase in salary will be added to a total of $93,811.32.

And finally, once the Certified General Accountant (CGA) gains 20 years of experience or more, their salary would reach $77,411.74.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Certified General Accountant (CGA). Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $63,714.00 whereas the highest earning is $96,348.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Late Career person will earn the maximum salary of $96,348.00 at 24%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 18% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 12% less than the average salary, Late Career earns 24% more than the average salary, Experienced earns 0% less than the average salary.

Job hunters also viewed these Salaries