An Executive Assistant earns an average salary of AU$68,386 per year.

AU$49,627 - AU$86,185
AU$50K
AU$69K
AU$86K
MEDIAN: AU$68,567
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AU$22.76 - AU$41.16
AU$23
AU$31
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30.59
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Salary
AU$49,627 - AU$86,185  
   
Bonus
AU$1,400 - AU$10,223  
Profit Sharing
AU$8,100  
Commission
AU$8,844  
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$49,784 - AU$87,149  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,305
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$18AU$36AU$54
Hourly Rate
AU$22.76 - AU$41.16  
   
Overtime
AU$48.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$1,400 - AU$10,223  
   
Commission
AU$8,844  
Profit Sharing
AU$8,100  
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$49,784 - AU$87,149  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 226

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Executive Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 589 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 523 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 530 salaries. An Executive Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 234 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$68,276

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Executive Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Executive Assistant?

Executive Assistant in Toowoomba:
"Great Employer."
Pros: The best part of my job is the person I work for. She is the most dynamic, skilled, incredibly intelligent, motivated and nice person. The type of woman that any woman would aspire to be.
Cons: The pay and no annual leave.

Executive Assistant in Sydney:
"Executive Assistant Salary."
Pros: Helping be a part of a successful business and offer admin support to my team. Organize their day to day activities, trips, events and having a positive work culture.
Cons: At times I can be quiet and when I am bored and quiet I find that challenging.

Executive Assistant in Perth:
"A Bit Of Everything."
Pros: Work tasks are diverse and ranges from menial tasks like filing and couriering documents to comprehensive tasks like MYOB entry and planning/booking flights and accommodation to destinations all over the world.
Cons: Certain colleagues add unnecessary stress. As it's a family company there is often family drama. No proper HR department so there isn't anyone around to discuss private matters and concerns with.

Executive Assistant in Sydney:
"Corporate Culture With Flexible Working And Great Culture."
Pros: Busy, challenging, interactive, structured but always something to learn, work as a team player and individually.
Cons: Nothing.

Executive Assistant in Sydney:
"Corporate Culture, Flexible Working."
Pros: Multi tasking and varied role. Anything from basic calendar management to project management and as I look after 3 Divisions and two Directors it is busy - I also have 2 direct reports who are on our client facing reception so mentoring and developing is a great way to satisfy my job requirements.
Cons: ACtually nothing!

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Key Stats for Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Executive Assistant Salaries

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▲2%

National Average
AU$68,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant Salaries

Travel Administration
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Taking Meeting Minutes
▼0%

National Average
AU$68,000


▼2%




Marketing Communications
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 93%
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