The average pay for an Office Administrator is AU$48,109 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Bookkeeping and Human Resources (HR).

AU$37,441 - AU$64,083
AU$37K
AU$48K
AU$64K
MEDIAN: AU$48,109
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50%
90%
AU$18.74 - AU$29.28
AU$19
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$23.55
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$64K
Salary AU$37,441 - AU$64,083
Bonus AU$497.21 - AU$6,145
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
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).
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AU$38,330 - AU$62,844
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 955
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$18.74 - AU$29.28
Overtime AU$20.00 - AU$46.48
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
Bonus AU$497.21 - AU$6,145
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
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).
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AU$38,330 - AU$62,844
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 900

Common Career Paths for Office Administrator


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Pay by Experience Level for Office Administrator

Pay by Experience for an Office Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 993 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 597 salaries. An experienced Office Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 423 salaries. An Office Administrator 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 202 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$48,672

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

Office Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Office Administrator?

Office Administrator in Sydney:
Pros: Multicultural, fellow employees, good manager, constant work.
Cons: Can get busy, deadlines, stress level.

Office Administrator in Melbourne:
"Office conditions."
Pros: I am not constantly being watched over. I am able to do my job without being bothered a lot. Am able to take holidays usually when I ask.
Cons: The pay. That I feel like I am being made to feel less worthy of a pay rise than I think I am. Don't see any opportunity for growth.

Office Administrator in Geelong:
"Office conditions, work flexibility."
Pros: Working with hardworking like minded people.
Cons:

Office Administrator in Sydney:
Pros: Social aspect of working in a team environment.
Cons: Dealing with all levels of stupidity or immaturity.

Office Administrator in Melbourne:
Pros: People I work with. The industry. Company culture. Goals of the company.
Cons: How far away it is. Lack of training. Low pay.

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Key Stats for Office Administrator

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Office Administrator Salaries

▲8%

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries

▲26%





Administration
▼0%

Office Administration
▼0%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼1%






▼22%

▼23%

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

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