The demand for CGA or Certified General Accountant is pretty high in Canada these days. As a result, the salary of a CGA in Canada is comparatively higher as well. The average salary of a CGA in Canada is approximately $90,000 to $100,000 per year. The salary of course varies with experience, education and field of interest. The starting salary for a CGA in Canada is about $60,000 and a higher ranking CGA can expect to earn about $120,000 to 150,000 per year.