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Office Administrator Salary

An Office Administrator earns an average salary of C$39,317 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
C$30,020 - C$52,252
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52K
MEDIAN: C$39,316
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C$12.61 - C$23.62
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MEDIAN: C$17.00
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$30,020 - C$52,252  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,056  
Profit Sharing
C$255.32 - C$5,021  
Commission
C$0.00 - C$10,186  
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$28,750 - C$52,598  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,016
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$12.61 - C$23.62  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.50 - C$1.34  
Overtime
C$13.06 - C$36.02  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,056  
   
Commission
C$0.00 - C$10,186  
Profit Sharing
C$255.32 - C$5,021  
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$28,750 - C$52,598  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,151
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Office Administrator Reviews

What is it like working as an Office Administrator at Re/Max Real Estate?

Office Administrator in Brampton:
"Long hours, poor compensation, stressful."
Pros: The only thing that allows you a re spite is that you are allowed to take your lunch break whenever you feel the need.
Cons: There is very little in terms of freedom. You are forced to work long grueling hours with little to no compensation at times that make it impossibly hard to pay bills and expenses.

What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

Office Administrator in Lachine:
Pros: I love that I am finally working in my field and get first hand contact with our many clients. I also take all referral calls and emails and am able to provide individuals with immediate help and refer them to the best suited professionals. The administrative duties are plentiful but fair and I enjoy managing our clients' files and affairs as well as our staff. My work is rewarding in the sense that I get to contribute to the health and positive change our clients wish to make in their lives.
Cons: I am responsible for a variety of duties that fall outside my original job description such as social media marketing, copy writing and advertising, branding, staff training, support, and management, etc. I am unsatisfied with the pay and do not receive benefits. I feel there is much responsibility and pressure placed on me for little compensation.

Office Administrator in Milton:
Pros: Bookkeeping, dealing with clients, organizing and completing work.
Cons: Owner is rarely physically present, primary communication via email. Often ignores emails which is frustrating and interferes with work and customer service.

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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries




National Average
C$38,000


Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries




Accounts Payable
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Office Administration
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Administration
0%

Accounts Receivable
0%

Organizing
0%

National Average
C$38,000

Microsoft Office
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Bookkeeping
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Microsoft Excel
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Billing
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Data Entry
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Customer Relations
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 907 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 32%