AU$46,139
Avg. Salary
AU$22.23
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,038

Bonus

AU$1,017

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is AU$22.23 per hour.

The average pay for an Administrative Assistant is AU$46,139 per year.

10%
AU$18.04
10%
AU$22.23
50%
AU$27.99
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$22.23
10%
AU$34k
10%
AU$46k
50%
AU$61k
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$46,139
AU$34,404 - AU$60,574
AU$34K
AU$46K
AU$61K
MEDIAN: AU$46,139
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50%
90%
AU$18.04 - AU$27.99
AU$18
AU$22
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$22.23
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$60K
Salary AU$34,404 - AU$60,574
Bonus AU$199 - AU$5,800
Profit Sharing AU$1,017
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$36,142 - AU$59,779
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,538
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$18.04 - AU$27.99
Hourly Tips AU$1.44
Overtime AU$17.62 - AU$41.17
Annual Data AU$0AU$59K
Bonus AU$199 - AU$5,800
Profit Sharing AU$1,017
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$36,142 - AU$59,779
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,861

Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigned.

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Administrative Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$62K

DaVita Inc.
90 profiles
$33,499

$31,951

$48,027

$29,626

$27,840

$36,390

Century 21
31 profiles
$30,287

Sodexo, Inc.
29 profiles
$30,554

Coldwell Banker
26 profiles
$27,470

$47,877

Common Career Paths for Administrative Assistant


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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

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 AU$43,000 based on 2,055 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 AU$48,000 based on 781 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 542 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 AU$50,000 based on 289 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,309

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

Administrative Assistant Reviews

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

Administrative Assistant in Sydney:
Pros: The people I work with.
Cons: The stress and pressure placed on you when you are only an admin assistant.

Administrative Assistant in Bellingen:
"Busy but pay not good."
Pros: Its busy and a good work environment.
Cons: Low pay.

Administrative Assistant in Gold Coast:
Ask questions, clarify answers, check and re-check you are understanding and meeting expectations, be open and invite helpful advice.

Administrative Assistant in warrnambool:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: Flexibility.
Cons: Commute and not easy to get a pay rise.

Administrative Assistant in Wollongong:
"Challanging."
Pros: Meeting new people and looking after the elderly.
Cons: The wages and shortage of staff.

Administrative Assistant in Sydney:
"Very relied on and I work independently. Long hours and I fe."
Pros: Putting the tender submissions together and collecting and to input data from estimators.
Cons: The pay.

Administrative Assistant in Perth:
Pros: Variation of work.
Cons: Low salary.

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲9%

▲8%

▲5%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries







National Average
AU$46,000



Administration
▼3%

Customer Service
▼3%

Typing
▼3%

▼4%

▼4%

▼8%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%