Average Catering Assistant Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$20.08
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The average hourly pay for a Catering Assistant in Australia is AU$20.08.
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AU$18.04
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AU$20.08
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AU$24.82
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MEDIAN AU$20.08
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Hourly Rate
AU$18 - AU$25
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$2
Total Pay
AU$37,637 - AU$53,074

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Job Description for Catering Assistant

Catering Assistant Tasks
  • Set up and deliver food to customers.
  • Assist with the general clean up.
  • Deliver menu sections for the day.
  • Assist in menus for dinner, breakfast and snacks.

Popular Employer Salaries for Catering Assistant

The top respondents for the job title Catering Assistant are from the companies Spotless, Compass Group and Bupa Australia. Reported salaries are highest at Bupa Australia where the average pay is AU$20.03. Spotless pays the lowest at around AU$19.22.

Career Paths

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Pay by Experience Level for Catering Assistant

An entry-level Catering Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$19.93 based on 11 salaries. An early career Catering Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$19.89 based on 112 salaries. A mid-career Catering Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$20.46 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Catering Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$20.07 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$21.
Employees with Catering Assistant in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 14.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (3.9% less), Cairns, Queensland (2.8% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 237 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.6%
Early Career
47.3%
Mid Career
21.5%
Experienced
15.2%
Late Career
11.4%