Administrative Assistants

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Median Average:
$39,259
Administrative Assistants in Halifax, Canada median base salary $39,259/yr. Information is based on 270 Administrative Assistants jobs advertised between April 2020 and April 2021.
How much do Administrative Assistants earn in Halifax, Canada? The average salary of Administrative Assistants is $39,259 in Halifax, Canada
$39,259 /yr
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Average $39,259
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated April 09 2021
The average pay range for Administrative Assistants is between $40K and $50K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $60K per year. The average number of Administrative Assistants roles advertised per month is 28 in Halifax, Canada between April 2020 and April 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Administrative Assistants? The most common skills required for a Administrative Assistants are:
Administration Excel Ordering Reporting Accounting Travel Purchasing Excel Microsoft Office Compliance Marketing MICROS Travel Arrangements International Travel Edge Adobe Acrobat Administrative Support Art Business Process Onboarding Scheduling TEMS Ning NDIS TORA Confidentiality Ovid Directives NIST FACT
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These skills are most commonly found in Administrative Assistants job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated July 20 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Administration & Office Support roles in Canada?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Administration & Office Support roles. See what salaries they paid for Administration & Office Support in Canada. See how they compare to the average Administration & Office Support salary of $39,259.
University of Ottawa
Ottawa (100%)
22

$50K-$64K

($17,991)

$50K-$64K
($17,991)
University of Regina
Saskatoon (100%)
17

$55K-$72K

($24,241)

$55K-$72K
($24,241)
Government of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon (100%)
17

$38K-$43K

($1,491)

$38K-$43K
($1,491)
Nova Scotia Community College
Halifax (100%)
16

$41K-$46K

($4,241)

$41K-$46K
($4,241)
Carleton University
Ottawa (100%)
13

$55K-$61K

($18,741)

$55K-$61K
($18,741)
Last Updated July 29 2020
How many years does it take to become a Business Trainee?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Administration & Office Support prior to being appointed as a Business Trainee.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a Business Trainee
Last updated April 10 2021
Most candidates have on average 3 years working experience prior to becoming a Business Trainee.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a Business Trainee
Last updated April 10 2021
Where are Administrative Assistants in Canada sourced from?
Administrative Assistants are sourced from
these companies
Drake International
Government of Canada
2BFRANK
Marcom Group Inc
McMaster University
Administrative Assistants are sourced in Canada are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Simon Fraser University
University of Victoria
Ryerson University
University of Toronto
McGill University
Last updated April 13 2021
Which locations in Canada pay the most for Administrative Assistants?
Quebec ($44K)
Edmonton ($43K)
Montreal ($43K)
Saskatoon ($43K)
Calgary ($41K)
Last updated April 09 2021