New briefs: Feb. 12, 2001

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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 02/09/2001

ADMIN PAY RISES

Toronto — Starting salaries for HR assistants will likely run five per cent higher in 2001, putting them in the range of $27,750 to $33,250, according to new research from the staffing firm Office Team. Starting salaries for administration assistants as a whole are expected to rise by about 3.5 per cent. Sales assistants can expect increases of 7.3 per cent, marketing assistants 6.4 per cent and executive assistants 5.8 per cent.

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