The average wage for an Office Assistant is C$14.94 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$25,273 - C$47,230
C$25K
C$35K
C$47K
MEDIAN: C$34,688
10%
50%
90%
C$11.66 - C$20.75
C$12
C$15
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.19
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$25,273 - C$47,230
Bonus C$246.58 - C$7,424
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$24,538 - C$45,366
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 120
Hourly Data C$0C$31
Hourly Rate C$11.66 - C$20.75
Hourly Tips C$0.44
Overtime C$5.98 - C$31.83
Annual Data C$0C$45K
Bonus C$246.58 - C$7,424
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$24,538 - C$45,366
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 262

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Popular Skills for Office Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Office Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Office Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$31,000 based on 244 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$34,000 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Office Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 72 salaries. An Office Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$32,524

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Office Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Office Assistant?

Office Assistant in Toronto:
"Like the culture, stress level, management, office condition"
Pros: Learning something new - having additional responsiblity. Variety of duties
Cons:

Office Assistant in Brampton:
"Work flexibility"
Pros: I like the idea of working from monday-friday 9am-5pm
Cons: I don't like the idea of getting paid 10.25 an hour

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Key Stats for Office Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Office Assistant Salaries

▲12%

▲12%

▲6%

National Average
C$33,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Office Assistant Salaries

Accounts Payable
▲7%

Accounts Receivable
▲4%

Accounting
▲2%

National Average
C$33,000

Office Administration
▼1%

Payroll Administration
▼2%

▼3%



▼4%

Filing
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 50%
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