The average salary for an Executive Assistant in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$47,218.
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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
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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$42,373 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Executive Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,689 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$49,959 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$51,907.
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Employees with Executive Assistant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 27.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (21.2% more) and Toronto, Ontario (19.0% more).
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