The average salary for an Administrative Assistant with Typing skills in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is AU$47,932.
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AU$39k - AU$53k
AU$38k - AU$56k
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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 assigne…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant
Skills in Administration, Data Entry, Customer Service, Microsoft Office and Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 3.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (5.5% less), Brisbane, Queensland (4.8% less) and Perth, Western Australia (4.7% less).
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