The average salary for a Late-Career Executive Assistant with Administration skills in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$46,000.
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Job Description for Executive Assistant
An executive assistant provides administrative support and clerical assistance to executive and director-level management within a company. The assistant typically helps schedule and manage the itinerary of an executive, including scheduling meetings, travel and other demands on the executive's time. They also perform clerical and office duties; these may include running errands, screening phone calls, supervising clerical assistants and drafting letters and other documentation on behalf of the …Read more
Executive Assistant Tasks
- Screen phone calls, emails, mail and visitors; route and resolve information requests.
- Coordinates space and office organization, and special projects.
- Supervise clerical staff.
- Conduct research, prepare correspondence, expense and statistical reporting.
- Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant
An early career Executive Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,540 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Executive Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$43,981 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,858 based on 11 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Executive Assistant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 49.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (39.6% more) and Montréal, Québec (38.2% more).
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