The average pay for an Office Administrator is AU$47,750 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Bookkeeping is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$37,287 - AU$62,738
AU$37K
AU$48K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$47,726
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50%
90%
AU$18.60 - AU$29.53
AU$19
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$23.59
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$62K
Salary AU$37,287 - AU$62,738
Bonus AU$507 - AU$6,234
Profit Sharing AU$2,000
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$38,137 - AU$62,589
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 909
Hourly Data AU$0AU$48
Hourly Rate AU$18.60 - AU$29.53
Hourly Tips AU$1.39
Overtime AU$21.21 - AU$48.07
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
Bonus AU$507 - AU$6,234
Profit Sharing AU$2,000
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$38,137 - AU$62,589
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 802

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Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator

Pay by Experience for an Office Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 909 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 530 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 368 salaries. An Office Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 166 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$48,536

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Q: What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

Office Administrator in Sydney:
Pros: Multicultural, fellow employees, good manager, constant work.
Cons: Can get busy, deadlines, stress level.

Office Administrator in Melbourne:
"Office conditions."
Pros: I am not constantly being watched over. I am able to do my job without being bothered a lot. Am able to take holidays usually when I ask.
Cons: The pay. That I feel like I am being made to feel less worthy of a pay rise than I think I am. Don't see any opportunity for growth.

Office Administrator in Geelong:
"Office conditions, work flexibility."
Pros: Working with hardworking like minded people.
Cons:

Office Administrator in Sydney:
Pros: Social aspect of working in a team environment.
Cons: Dealing with all levels of stupidity or immaturity.

Office Administrator in Melbourne:
Pros: People I work with. The industry. Company culture. Goals of the company.
Cons: How far away it is. Lack of training. Low pay.

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Key Stats for Office Administrator

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries

▲8%

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries

Bookkeeping
▲26%

Travel Administration
▲8%



Administration
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%


National Average
AU$49,000



▼2%


Event Management
▼4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼4%

reception
▼21%

Filing
▼23%

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%
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