Average Early-Career Administrative Assistant Salary in Melbourne, Victoria

AU$45,853
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AU$3,052
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The average salary for an Early-Career Administrative Assistant in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$45,853.
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AU$38k
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AU$46k
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AU$57k
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MEDIAN AU$45,853
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AU$38k - AU$57k
Bonus
AU$412 - AU$14k
Total Pay
AU$38k - AU$58k

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Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Administrative Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Administrative Assistant
Administration Assistant
Office Administrator
Executive Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Administrative Assistant

Skills in Customer Service, Administration and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry and Office 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$42,769 based on 69 salaries. A mid-career Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$52,937 based on 122 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$50,660 based on 85 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$49,582.
Employees with Administrative Assistant in their job title in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) earn an average of 7.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (4.9% more) and Perth, Western Australia (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (5.9% less), Adelaide, South Australia (4.2% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (3.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 330 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.9%
Mid Career
37.0%
Experienced
25.8%
Late Career
16.4%

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