C$35,360
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An Administrative Assistant in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average salary of C$35,372 per year.

C$28,909 - C$47,627
C$29K
C$35K
C$48K
MEDIAN: C$35,360
10%
50%
90%
C$11.22 - C$21.09
C$11
C$15
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.35
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$28,909 - C$47,627
Bonus C$297 - C$6,904
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$27,239 - C$46,183
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 97
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$11.22 - C$21.09
Overtime C$15.00
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$297 - C$6,904
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$27,239 - C$46,183
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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 Pay By Employer

$0$62K

DaVita Inc.
96 profiles
$32,156

$30,771

$27,652

$29,120

$47,506

$36,696

Sodexo, Inc.
32 profiles
$30,434

Coldwell Banker
29 profiles
$27,411

Century 21
28 profiles
$28,055

$34,013

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$31,000 based on 29 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$35,000 based on 29 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$36,000 based on 34 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$44,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲25%

▲3%

▼0%

National Average
C$35,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries



▲6%

Organizing
▲6%


Typing
▲6%


Accounts Payable
▲5%

Payroll Administration
▲4%

▲2%


National Average
C$35,000



Filing
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 21%