The average wage for a Secretary is AU$22.05 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$38,176 - AU$69,682
AU$38K
AU$51K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$50,988
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50%
90%

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AU$17.41 - AU$29.36
AU$17
AU$22
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$22.05
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Salary
AU$38,176 - AU$69,682  
   
Bonus
AU$800  
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$37,339 - AU$66,043  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$17.41 - AU$29.36  
   
Overtime
AU$29.48  
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$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Bonus
AU$800  
   
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$37,339 - AU$66,043  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Pay by Experience Level for Secretary

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$47,941

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Key Stats for Secretary

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Secretary Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
AU$48,000


Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries


Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Administration
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
0%

National Average
AU$48,000

up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 94%
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