Administrative Assistant Salaries in Canada

Updated May 20, 2022
$45,851 /yr
Average Base Pay

5,867 salaries

$34K

Low

$46K

Average

$61K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$2,627Range$383 - $18,028

The estimated total pay for a Administrative Assistant is $48,479 per year in the Canada area, with an average salary of $45,851 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,627 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Administrative Assistant salary is $45,851. Salaries can range from $34,635 - $79,408. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Administrative Assistant in Canada can expect their total pay value to be on average $48,479.

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What are some related job titles for a Administrative Assistant?

Admin Assistant

$48,040

per year

Human Resources Administrative Assistant

$45,671

per year

Receptionist

$38,595

per year

Administrative Coordinator

$52,836

per year

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Alberta Health Services
3.7

Alberta Health Services

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $20 - $34

$20

$34

$20 - $34 Range

Government of Canada
4.1

Government of Canada

Administrative Assistant

$54,543

 /yr
Range: $38K - $71K

$38K

$71K

$37,836 - $71,453 Range

MNP
3.9

MNP

Administrative Assistant

$47,770

 /yr
Range: $35K - $78K

$35K

$78K

$35,043 - $77,843 Range

RBC
4.1

RBC

Administrative Assistant

$41,642

 /yr
Range: $28K - $67K

$28K

$67K

$27,756 - $66,609 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Administrative Assistant

$50,000

 /yr
Range: $35K - $59K

$35K

$59K

$34,596 - $59,456 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Administrative Assistant

$48,340

 /yr
Range: $34K - $56K

$34K

$56K

$33,802 - $55,778 Range

CBI Health
3.6

CBI Health

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $23

$14

$23

$14 - $23 Range

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Lethbridge College
4.3

Lethbridge College

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $25 - $35

$25

$35

$25 - $35 Range

The Salvation Army
3.5

The Salvation Army

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $23

$14

$23

$14 - $23 Range

Government of Alberta
3.5

Government of Alberta

Administrative Assistant

$53,122

 /yr
Range: $42K - $68K

$42K

$68K

$41,956 - $67,748 Range

University Health Network
4.0

University Health Network

Administrative Assistant

$53,971

 /yr
Range: $43K - $72K

$43K

$72K

$43,444 - $72,098 Range

University of Toronto
4.3

University of Toronto

Administrative Assistant

$56,062

 /yr
Range: $33K - $79K

$33K

$79K

$33,428 - $78,914 Range

Scotiabank
3.9

Scotiabank

Administrative Assistant

$48,717

 /yr
Range: $36K - $57K

$36K

$57K

$35,700 - $56,869 Range

Sickkids
4.1

Sickkids

Administrative Assistant

$54,700

 /yr
Range: $43K - $64K

$43K

$64K

$42,601 - $63,983 Range

TD
4.0

TD

Administrative Assistant

$43,454

 /yr
Range: $38K - $63K

$38K

$63K

$37,952 - $62,791 Range

IG Wealth Management
3.9

IG Wealth Management

Administrative Assistant

$40,842

 /yr
Range: $34K - $54K

$34K

$54K

$34,122 - $54,169 Range

Sun Life
3.8

Sun Life

Administrative Assistant

$45,000

 /yr
Range: $30K - $61K

$30K

$61K

$30,307 - $61,462 Range

Robert Half
3.9

Robert Half

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $17 - $28

$17

$28

$17 - $28 Range

Government of Saskatchewan
3.9

Government of Saskatchewan

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $19 - $27

$19

$27

$19 - $27 Range

Alberta Health Services
3.7

Alberta Health Services

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $20 - $32

$20

$32

$20 - $32 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Administrative Assistant salaries

The national average salary for an Administrative Assistant is $45,851 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Administrative Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5867 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Canada is $61,380 per year.

The lowest salary for an Administrative Assistant in Canada is $34,252 per year.