C$39,140
Avg. Salary
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An Experienced Administrative Assistant in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average salary of C$39,883 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oral / Verbal Communication and Microsoft Office.

C$28,932 - C$49,009
C$29K
C$39K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$39,140
10%
50%
90%
C$11.74 - C$22.47
C$12
C$17
C$22
MEDIAN: C$17.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$49K
Salary C$28,932 - C$49,009
Bonus C$1,500
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$28,765 - C$48,096
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data C$0C$22
Hourly Rate C$11.74 - C$22.47
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$1,500
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$28,765 - C$48,096
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
10-19 years
80%
20 years or more
20%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲13%

Microsoft Office
▲11%

Office Administration
▲6%

Data Entry
▲5%

Microsoft Word
▲3%

National Average
C$37,000

Administration
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Customer Service
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 19%