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A Mid-Career Administration Assistant in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$42,000 per year.

C$33,724 - C$51,335
MEDIAN: C$41,217
Salary C$33,724 - C$51,335
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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$34,338 - C$51,646
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Administration Assistant

Most companies use administrative assistants to keep their day-to-day operations working smoothly, and these assistants are responsible for a variety of tasks around an office. These duties can range from simple tasks, such as filing, copying, and typing, to more advanced activities such as scheduling meetings, making flight and travel reservations, payroll, insurance, and bill payment.


Administration Assistant Tasks

  • Answer phones, greet visitors and respond to employee questions and requests.
  • Assist with payroll operations, as needed
  • Maintain employees' payroll and benefit documentation and electronic files.
  • Perform basic benefits, retirement plan and human resources activities.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and payroll reports.

Administration Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Administration Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Administration Assistant Salaries

Office Administration

Data Entry

Customer Service

National Average

Microsoft Office

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 7%