Average Late-Career Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$24.75
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AU$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Administrative Assistant in Australia is AU$24.75.
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Hourly Rate
AU$20 - AU$30
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$1,500
Total Pay
AU$41,836 - AU$64,750

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Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant Tasks
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.
  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Administrative Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Administrative Assistant
Executive Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service and Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$20.25 based on 985 salaries. An early career Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$21.63 based on 1,812 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.41 based on 814 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$24.44 based on 589 salaries.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 7.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (3.6% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (12.5% less), Geelong, Victoria (4.0% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (1.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,200 survey responses.
Entry Level
23.5%
Early Career
43.1%
Mid Career
19.4%
Experienced
14.0%

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