Administration Assistant Salary

The average rate for an Administration Assistant is AU$20.82 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$31,078 - AU$54,250
(Median)
AU$31K
AU$42K
AU$54K
MEDIAN: AU$42,038
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AU$16.75 - AU$25.84
(Median)
AU$17
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$19KAU$38KAU$57K
Salary
AU$31,078 - AU$54,250  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$2,052  
Profit Sharing
AU$525  
Commission
AU$750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,477 - AU$54,240  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,704
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$16.75 - AU$25.84  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$4.91  
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$36.31  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$2,052  
   
Commission
AU$750  
Profit Sharing
AU$525  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,477 - AU$54,240  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,732
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Pay by Experience Level for Administration Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,968

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Administration Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as an Administration Assistant?

Administration Assistant in Melbourne:
"Administration at Seats."
Pros: Multiple tasks. Working independently. Doing work that is above my job title. I like the employees.
Cons: Not appreciated enough. No bonuses. Need to ask for wage increase.

Administration Assistant in Adelaide:
Pros: Being able to assist all areas of the company in one way or another. Having knowledge in all areas of the company.

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Experience Affects Administration Assistant Salaries




National Average
AU$43,000


Skills That Affect Administration Assistant Salaries

Human Resources
up arrow 9%


Personal Assistant
up arrow 5%

Marketing Administration
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Data Processing
up arrow 2%

Administration
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
0%

Customer Service
0%

Typing
0%

Filing
0%

National Average
AU$43,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 504 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 97%
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