Average Office Assistant Hourly Pay in Canada

C$15.34
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
C$675
Bonus
C$1,250
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Office Assistant in Canada is C$15.34.
10%
C$11.96
10%
C$15.34
50%
C$20.48
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$15.34
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Hourly Rate
C$12 - C$20
Bonus
C$79 - C$3,250
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$1,250
Total Pay
C$25,272 - C$44,383

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Job Description for Office Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Office Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Office Assistant
Office Manager
Administrative Assistant
Office Administrator
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Office Assistant

Skills in Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Organizing, Microsoft Office, Data Entry and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Office Assistant

An entry-level Office Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.35 based on 65 salaries. An early career Office Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.09 based on 321 salaries. A mid-career Office Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.92 based on 140 salaries. An experienced Office Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$17.37 based on 103 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$17.
Employees with Office Assistant in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 11.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (10.8% more) and Mississauga, Ontario (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (7.4% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.6% less) and Toronto, Ontario (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 677 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.6%
Early Career
47.4%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
15.2%
Late Career
7.1%

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