Administrative Assistant Salary

The average wage for an Administrative Assistant is AU$20.22 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Payroll Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$29,650 - AU$54,517
(Median)
AU$30K
AU$41K
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$40,863
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

AU$16.53 - AU$25.81
(Median)
AU$17
AU$20
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$19KAU$38KAU$57K
Salary
AU$29,650 - AU$54,517  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$1,944  
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).
)
AU$32,332 - AU$54,499  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 795
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$16.53 - AU$25.81  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$38.27  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$1,944  
   
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).
)
AU$32,332 - AU$54,499  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 935
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Common Career Paths for Administrative Assistant


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Administrative Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries




National Average
AU$42,000


Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries



Accounts Payable
up arrow 3%

Administration
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
0%

Typing
0%

National Average
AU$42,000

Data Entry
up arrow 1%

Filing
up arrow 1%

reception
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 223 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 5% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 1% employee benefits None: 94%
ADVERTISEMENT