The average hourly pay for an Office Clerk, General in Canada is C$15.35.
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C$12 - C$21
C$302 - C$5,068
C$0 - C$700
C$25,589 - C$45,330
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Job Description for Office Clerk, General
General office clerks are responsible for a variety of duties in an office setting, which can include answering phone calls, filing documents, and conducting data entry. Tasks can involve a certain level of both physical and mental stamina; general office clerks may be required to be on their feet or sitting in place for long hours. Performing many tasks at once or on deadline also is common. As a result, communication skills, organization, and multitasking are beneficial for general office cler…Read more
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Popular Skills for Office Clerk, General
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Skills in Customer Service, Data Entry, Accounting, Office Administration and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Clerk, General
An entry-level Office Clerk, General with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.05 based on 41 salaries. An early career Office Clerk, General with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.89 based on 216 salaries. A mid-career Office Clerk, General with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$16.34 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Office Clerk, General with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.80 based on 89 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$17.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Office Clerk, General in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 18.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (9.0% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (4.8% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (4.6% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.2% less).
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