An Administrative Officer earns an average salary of AU$50,132 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Event Management is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$39,969 - AU$65,459
AU$40K
AU$50K
AU$65K
MEDIAN: AU$50,117
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.75 - AU$30.06
AU$20
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.31
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$65K
Salary AU$39,969 - AU$65,459
Bonus AU$410.22 - AU$5,051
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).
)
AU$40,501 - AU$64,047
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 505
Hourly Data AU$0AU$60
Hourly Rate AU$19.75 - AU$30.06
Hourly Tips AU$0.42
Overtime AU$26.79 - AU$60.20
Annual Data AU$0AU$64K
Bonus AU$410.22 - AU$5,051
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).
)
AU$40,501 - AU$64,047
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 424

Common Career Paths for Administrative Officer


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Administrative Officer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Administrative Officer

Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Officer

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 505 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 293 salaries. An experienced Administrative Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 239 salaries. An Administrative Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 115 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,408

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

Administrative Officer Reviews

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

Administrative Officer in Bendigo:
"Office Conditions."
Pros: Flexibility, Work Colleagues, Variety.
Cons: Pressure, Salary, Office Politics/Drama.

Administrative Officer in Adelaide:
"Busy, stressful at times but also satisfying."
Pros: Huge variety of tasks, which keeps me very busy. Can be stressful at times with tasks due and regular work load increasing. I like helping the branch staff & state managers.
Cons: Stress with time frames. Lack of communication from management.

Administrative Officer in Darwin:
"Good."
Pros: Exciting. Busy. Experience. Different.
Cons: Relieving sick people all the time. Office lackey.

Administrative Officer in Melbourne:
Pros: Location, variety, mobility, field work working with the environment.
Cons: No overtime pay, no work-life balance scheme, pay rise structure dependent to government.

Administrative Officer in Melbourne:
"Not challenging."
Pros: The salary.
Cons: Low level, not challenging, boring.

Administrative Officer in Sydney:
"Long hours but rewarding as you work with various people."
Pros: Working with others and gaining lots of experience. Data entry and help branding. Flexible.
Cons: Stressful. Time travelling. Certain personality clashes.

Administrative Officer in Adelaide:
Pros: The people and the team I work with and the challenges of the job.
Cons: The work place is not good to the administration team. There is alot of work and alot of stress.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Administrative Officer

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Administrative Officer Salaries

▲6%

▲3%

▲3%

National Average
AU$50,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Administrative Officer Salaries



Administration
▼0%

Customer Service
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Database Management & Reporting
▼0%

Document Management
▼0%

Accounts Payable
▼0%

Payroll Administration
▼0%

National Average
AU$50,000


▼1%





Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%