An Entry-Level Office Administrator earns an average salary of AU$45,441 per year.

AU$35,381 - AU$59,402
AU$35K
AU$45K
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$45,015
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.53 - AU$27.63
AU$18
AU$22
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$21.98
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$59K
Salary AU$35,381 - AU$59,402
Bonus AU$98.26 - AU$5,896
Profit Sharing AU$575
Commission AU$2,800
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$35,905 - AU$58,904
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,089
Hourly Data AU$0AU$44
Hourly Rate AU$17.53 - AU$27.63
Overtime AU$5.07 - AU$44.97
Annual Data AU$0AU$58K
Bonus AU$98.26 - AU$5,896
Commission AU$2,800
Profit Sharing AU$575
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$35,905 - AU$58,904
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 793

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.

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Office Administrator Tasks

  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Supervise support clerical staff.
  • Review, track and prepare budgets; maintain records and databases.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; purchase and manage supplies and equipment.
  • Coordinate office and/or departmental operations.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$45,359

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

Office Administrator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Office Administrator in Mildura:
"Office Admin."
Some knowledge of the building industry would be helpful. Can be a very stressful job at times, very rewarding, have an open mind.

Office Administrator in Robina:
"Stress Levels."
Can be very stressful and demanding on a daily basis. No promotions or pay review after one year of employment. If you do any overtime you don't get paid for it and they ask you to work weekends.

Office Administrator in Sydney:
"Research your Employers history."
Make sure there is a proper hand over, and keep your eye out for dishonest board members who might try to make you a fall guy, know the legal ins and outs of your employee rights.

Office Administrator in Brisbane:
"Job description."
Whenever an admin job is advertised, there is usually more work than what they tell you. So a proper guideline and what your actual duties are. Training to update your credentials.

Office Administrator in Dandenong:
"Pressure."
Think very carefully about who you are & what you want.

Office Administrator in Adelaide:
"Be trustworthy."
Do your best, if you don't know - ask!

Key Stats for Office Administrator

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Office Administrator Salaries


Accounts Receivable
▲1%




National Average
AU$45,000


▼1%



▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%