The average pay for an Entry-Level Administrative Assistant is C$15.62 per hour.

C$28,973 - C$47,040
C$29K
C$36K
C$47K
MEDIAN: C$36,192
10%
50%
90%
C$12.42 - C$21.10
C$12
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.74
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$28,973 - C$47,040
Bonus C$295 - C$3,963
Profit Sharing C$291 - C$3,153
Commission C$2,200
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$27,094 - C$46,145
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,685
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$12.42 - C$21.10
Hourly Tips C$0.63
Overtime C$16.01 - C$34.21
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$295 - C$3,963
Commission C$2,200
Profit Sharing C$291 - C$3,153
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$27,094 - C$46,145
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,883

Administrative Assistant Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Administrative Assistant

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$34,896

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

Administrative Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Administrative Assistant in Little Canada:
"Administrative Assistant."
Be systematic and focus.

Administrative Assistant in Hamilton:
"Be patient."
Patient consistent detail orient.

Administrative Assistant in Winnipeg:
"My work mission statement."
Keep your eye on the details. Watch, listen, to everything. Be conscientious. Be loyal. Be kind. Be proud of your work. Be proactive. Treat everyone and everything like it was your own.

Administrative Assistant in Winnipeg:
"Competence."
Always be proactive. Know what your boss needs before they do and have it available for them.

Administrative Assistant in Mississauga:
"8+ years experience in logistics, marketing, consultant."
My advice for a new Administrative Assistant would for them to be organized, resourceful and think out of the box. In addition, they need to have great interpersonal relations with all levels of a company.

Administrative Assistant in Edmonton:
"That admin means you do everything for little money or respe."
Be prepared to be the busiest person in the organization. Be prepared to be underappreciated when you do the most work and know every detail about everything.

Administrative Assistant in Brampton:
"Company grows 60%"
Work hard buy get fair compensation.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 577 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
19%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲1%

National Average
C$35,000

Administration
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%


Office Administration
▼2%

▼2%




▼3%

▼4%




▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 577 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 37%