An Administrative Assistant with Filing skills earns an average wage of C$16.05 per hour.

C$28,241 - C$50,537
C$28K
C$39K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$38,683
10%
50%
90%
C$12.49 - C$22.33
C$12
C$16
C$22
MEDIAN: C$16.15
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$50K
Salary C$28,241 - C$50,537
Bonus C$207 - C$5,023
Profit Sharing C$483 - C$10,213
Commission C$450
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$26,922 - C$49,220
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 986
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$12.49 - C$22.33
Overtime C$12.55 - C$34.00
Annual Data C$0C$49K
Bonus C$207 - C$5,023
Commission C$450
Profit Sharing C$483 - C$10,213
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$26,922 - C$49,220
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,062

Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigned.

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Administrative Assistant Tasks

  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.

Administrative Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 590 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative 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$37,000 based on 291 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 245 salaries. An Administrative 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$42,000 based on 125 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$36,196

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

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 413 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲17%

Experienced
▲14%

▲3%

National Average
C$36,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 413 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 31%