The average salary for an Experienced Executive Assistant with Administration skills in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$48,858.
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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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Popular Skills for Executive Assistant
Skills in Event Planning, Office Administration, Scheduling, Travel Planning and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.
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$43,554 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Executive Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,875 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$45,495.
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Employees with Executive Assistant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 30.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (25.7% more) and Toronto, Ontario (23.4% more).
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