The average salary for an Administrative Assistant in Markham, Ontario is C$40,117 per year. A skill in Organizing is associated with high pay for this job.

C$30,410 - C$46,035
C$30K
C$39K
C$46K
MEDIAN: C$38,633
10%
50%
90%
C$11.26 - C$23.88
C$11
C$15
C$24
MEDIAN: C$14.50
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$46K
Salary C$30,410 - C$46,035
Bonus C$1,750
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$26,344 - C$46,789
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data C$0C$23
Hourly Rate C$11.26 - C$23.88
Overtime C$17.17
Annual Data C$0C$46K
Bonus C$1,750
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$26,344 - C$46,789
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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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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$33,000 based on 21 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$43,000 based on 7 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$35,000 based on 6 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$37,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲21%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
C$36,000

Experienced
▼1%

▼9%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Organizing
▲14%


Office Administration
▲4%

Microsoft Excel
▲3%

Accounts Payable
▲3%

National Average
C$36,000

Data Entry
▼2%

Typing
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼5%

Customer Relations
▼5%

Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Organizational Development
▼7%

Word Processing
▼8%

Filing
▼10%

Bookkeeping
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 31%