The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is NZ$18.20 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

NZ$35,108 - NZ$55,371
NZ$35K
NZ$44K
NZ$55K
MEDIAN: NZ$43,899
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NZ$15.36 - NZ$24.22
NZ$15
NZ$19
NZ$24
MEDIAN: NZ$18.68
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90%
NZ$0NZ$55K
Salary NZ$35,108 - NZ$55,371
Bonus NZ$1,000 - NZ$6,100
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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NZ$33,429 - NZ$53,152
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$24
Hourly Rate NZ$15.36 - NZ$24.22
Hourly Tips NZ$0.17
Overtime NZ$19.00
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$53K
Bonus NZ$1,000 - NZ$6,100
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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NZ$33,429 - NZ$53,152
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 110

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$39,000 based on 118 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$44,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$45,000 based on 22 salaries. An Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$46,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$41,469

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Administrative Assistant Reviews

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

Administrative Assistant in Auckland:
"Average job, made better by good work mate."
Pros: Flexible hours, great work colleague, autonomy, free coffee and cafe food every now and then.
Cons: Early mornings, small office team (2 people most days) - most colleagues work out of office, male-dominated (no females in managerial positions), average pay, monotonous and repetitive work, always at a computer, office in shitty location, decisions take way too long to be acted on.

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲9%

▲7%

National Average
NZ$41,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Data Entry
▲1%

Office Administration
▼0%

National Average
NZ$41,000

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Accounts Payable
▼5%


Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 87%
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