CPA Canada commissioned Harris Poll, a division of Nielsen, to conduct a compensation survey of 27,863 Chartered Professional Accountants between June 18, 2015 and July 16, 2015.
This Compensation Study Report relies on self-reported compensation from professional accountants answering the survey.
See the full compensation study report. PDF
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A cursory review of the chart below would suggest that being the CEO of an energy company in Vernon is the most lucrative job for a CPA in BC, but a more thorough review of CPA Canada’s 2015 CPA Profession Compensation Study shows why accounting is a good career choice, no matter where you work.