The average hourly pay for an Office Administrator in Australia is AU$23.86.
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AU$19 - AU$30
AU$250 - AU$5,472
AU$0 - AU$1,500
AU$3,250 - AU$15,000
AU$39,468 - AU$63,245
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Job Description for Office Administrator
An office administrator carries out various functions within an office environment to make sure that the administrative duties required by a company are carried out smoothly. The duties allocated to an office administrator will vary according to the position. One of the main set of duties that may be carried out by the office administrator is related to human resources. This may include things such as hiring new staff members, administering payroll and benefits, and handling employee disputes.…Read more
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Popular Skills for Office Administrator
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service, Administration and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator
An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$21.12 based on 186 salaries. An early career Office Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.55 based on 1,477 salaries. A mid-career Office Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$24.69 based on 818 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.10 based on 677 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$26.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Office Administrator in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 5.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Adelaide, South Australia (1.8% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Geelong, Victoria (4.5% less), Melbourne, Victoria (2.9% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (2.5% less).
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