Administration Assistant Salary

The average pay for an Administration Assistant is C$37,791 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Microsoft Excel is associated with high pay for this job.

C$28,602 - C$51,665
(Median)
C$29K
C$38K
C$52K
MEDIAN: C$37,791
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C$12.14 - C$22.70
(Median)
C$12
C$16
C$23
MEDIAN: C$16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$28,602 - C$51,665  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,025  
Profit Sharing
C$1,500  
Commission
C$3,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$26,962 - C$50,489  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 383
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$12.14 - C$22.70  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$37.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,025  
   
Commission
C$3,500  
Profit Sharing
C$1,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$26,962 - C$50,489  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 348
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Pay by Experience Level for Administration Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$36,397

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Administration Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as an Administration Assistant?

Administration Assistant in Montréal:
"Great Job."
Pros: Fascinating projects, get to work with local artists, flexible hours, supportive work environment.
Cons: Lack of general organzation, low salaries.

Administration Assistant in Calgary:
"Corporate culture"
Pros: I have subordinates, I over see work coordination and meeting dead lines
Cons: The long extra hours

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Experience Affects Administration Assistant Salaries




National Average
C$36,000


Skills That Affect Administration Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 15%


Administration
up arrow 5%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

National Average
C$36,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 3%

Filing
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 126 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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