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$25,175 - C$46,391
C$25K
C$35K
C$46K
MEDIAN: C$34,869
10%
50%
90%

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C$11.46 - C$20.34
C$11
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$14.94
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$16KC$32KC$48K
Salary
C$25,175 - C$46,391  
   
Bonus
C$59.23 - C$7,272  
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$24,181 - C$43,696  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 119
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$11.46 - C$20.34  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.44  
Overtime
C$22.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$59.23 - C$7,272  
   
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$24,181 - C$43,696  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 256
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Pay by Experience Level for Office Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$31,980

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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

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Office Assistant Salaries

▲14%

▲14%

▲8%

National Average
C$32,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Office Assistant Salaries

Accounts Payable
▲9%

Accounts Receivable
▲6%

Accounting
▲4%

Office Administration
▼0%

National Average
C$32,000

▼1%

Payroll Administration
▼1%



▼2%

Filing
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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