A Personal Assistant earns an average wage of C$17.92 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Office Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

C$23,521 - C$61,896
C$24K
C$40K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$39,768
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50%
90%

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C$12.00 - C$25.15
C$12
C$18
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.74
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$23,521 - C$61,896  
   
Bonus
C$493.16 - C$9,899  
Profit Sharing
C$5,000  
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$24,551 - C$57,881  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$12.00 - C$25.15  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.29  
Overtime
C$27.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$493.16 - C$9,899  
   
Profit Sharing
C$5,000  
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$24,551 - C$57,881  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Personal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Personal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 89 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Personal Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Personal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 36 salaries. A Personal Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$38,843

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Key Stats for Personal Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Personal Assistant Salaries

▲14%

Late-Career
▲14%

▲11%

National Average
C$39,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Personal Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
▲24%

Bookkeeping
▲4%

National Average
C$39,000

Customer Service
▼9%

Organizing
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 62%
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