A Human Resources (HR) Assistant earns an average salary of C$39,230 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

C$30,711 - C$50,917
(Median)
C$31K
C$39K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$39,229
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50%
90%

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C$12.86 - C$23.79
(Median)
C$13
C$17
C$24
MEDIAN: C$16.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary 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$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$30,711 - C$50,917  
   
Bonus
C$489.93 - C$3,097  
Profit Sharing
C$289.06 - C$4,983  
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$29,501 - C$50,662  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 436
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$12.86 - C$23.79  
   
Overtime
C$18.81 - C$37.13  
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$489.93 - C$3,097  
   
Profit Sharing
C$289.06 - C$4,983  
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$29,501 - C$50,662  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 263
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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$38,301

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Human Resources (HR) Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as a Human Resources (HR) Assistant?

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Toronto:
"The Culture."
Pros: Flexibility, relaxed, fun atmosphere, interesting and challenging work, learning and opportunities for self-development, the people, team events.
Cons: Less time, more work, frustration in teaching managers HR concepts, some better tools/equipment to do the job.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Victoria:
"HR Assistant and Office Management."
Pros: Recruitment, selection, on boarding, orientation, benefits administration, performance management, interpretation of policy, procedures and applicable legislation, health and safety, leave management, payroll calculation, contract, budget forecasting.
Cons: Office and secretarial duties, office orders, coordinating facilities, mailing, courier, IT liaising, lease and insurance, the management.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Yorkton:
"Variety."
Pros: Coworkers, administration, days are busy, active and fulfilling. Flexibility to work additional time for family obligations. I'm approachable and my door is always open for people to stop in. Stress level can be high at times. Management is approachable and reasonable.
Cons: Stress can be high from other peoples "bad days", Sounding board for everyone and all their problems, the good and the bad. I can have a constant revolving door and then I can't get to the things that need to be completed. Not being treated fairly for what I do. Compensation in wages for what I do.

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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%



National Average
C$38,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Assistant Salaries

Human Resources
up arrow 9%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 4%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 3%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 1%

ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
0%

National Average
C$38,000

Administration
up arrow 1%

Recruiting
up arrow 1%

Employee Relations
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%



Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Training
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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