The average wage for a Secretary is AU$22.22 per hour. 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.

AU$37,243 - AU$69,089
AU$37K
AU$50K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$49,991
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.70 - AU$30.86
AU$18
AU$24
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$23.97
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$37,243 - AU$69,089
Bonus 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$37,424 - AU$66,304
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data AU$0AU$32
Hourly Rate AU$17.70 - AU$30.86
Overtime AU$29.49
Annual Data AU$0AU$66K
Bonus 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$37,424 - AU$66,304
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 88

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Pay by Experience Level for Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 74 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 40 salaries. A Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,103

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Key Stats for Secretary

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Secretary Salaries

▲6%

▲5%

▲5%

National Average
AU$50,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries


National Average
AU$50,000

Accounts Payable
▼1%

Administration
▼2%

Data Entry
▼5%

▼8%

Customer Service
▼25%

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 95%
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