C$32,168
Avg. Salary
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Administrative Assistant in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$32,226 per year.

C$27,719 - C$39,241
C$28K
C$32K
C$39K
MEDIAN: C$32,168
10%
50%
90%
C$11.09 - C$19.29
C$11
C$14
C$19
MEDIAN: C$14.34
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$39K
Salary C$27,719 - C$39,241
Bonus C$1,000
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$24,700 - C$39,913
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data C$0C$19
Hourly Rate C$11.09 - C$19.29
Overtime C$5.75
Annual Data C$0C$39K
Bonus C$1,000
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$24,700 - C$39,913
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
16%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
▲10%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

National Average
C$31,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Scheduling
▼1%

Administration
▼3%

Organizing
▼3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼4%

Data Entry
▼4%

Filing
▼4%

Customer Relations
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 27%