C$35,907
Avg. Salary
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An Entry-Level Administrative Assistant in Ottawa, Ontario earns an average salary of C$35,686 per year.

C$29,407 - C$49,353
C$29K
C$36K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$35,907
10%
50%
90%
C$11.64 - C$21.67
C$12
C$15
C$22
MEDIAN: C$15.42
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$49K
Salary C$29,407 - C$49,353
Bonus C$1,740
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$27,068 - C$48,877
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 129
Hourly Data C$0C$22
Hourly Rate C$11.64 - C$21.67
Overtime C$23.00
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$1,740
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$27,068 - C$48,877
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 100

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.

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
24%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Scheduling
▲2%

Customer Service
▼0%

Accounts Payable
▼0%

National Average
C$34,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Administration
▼2%

Office Administration
▼2%

Organizing
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Data Entry
▼4%

Typing
▼5%

Customer Relations
▼6%

Microsoft Excel
▼7%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼7%

Word Processing
▼7%

Filing
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 35%