AU$40,682
Avg. Salary
AU$20.71
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Office Assistant is AU$20.71 per hour.

The average pay for an Office Assistant is AU$40,682 per year.

10%
AU$16.37
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AU$20.71
50%
AU$25.59
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MEDIAN AU$20.71
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AU$30k
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AU$41k
50%
AU$55k
90%
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MEDIAN AU$40,682
AU$29,664 - AU$54,532
AU$30K
AU$41K
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$40,682
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90%
AU$16.37 - AU$25.59
AU$16
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.71
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90%
AU$0AU$54K
Salary AU$29,664 - AU$54,532
Bonus AU$352 - AU$1,021
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$32,243 - AU$53,620
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 153
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$16.37 - AU$25.59
Hourly Tips AU$2.86
Overtime AU$25.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
Bonus AU$352 - AU$1,021
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$32,243 - AU$53,620
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 248

Job Description for Office Assistant

As the title implies, an office assistant assists in an office. The assistant will handle incoming phone calls and messages and will perform filing duties. The office assistant may be called upon to assist in typing memos and letters and transcribing hand-written notes as well, and most employers will require some degree of typing proficiency for this job.

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Office Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$43K

Food Lion
19 profiles
$18,720

Westat, Inc.
15 profiles
$27,577

$18,432

$34,348

LHC Group, Inc.
9 profiles
$30,118

$27,082

$25,958

$32,760

$21,790

Merry Maids Inc
2 profiles
$29,197

Common Career Paths for Office Assistant


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Popular Skills for Office Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Office Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Office Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,000 based on 157 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Office Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 27 salaries. An Office Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 31 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

13%

5%

-1%

-8%

-11%

-17%

National Average: AU$42,480

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

Office Assistant Reviews

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

Office Assistant in Townsville:
"CUSTOMER SERVICE AND SALES."
Pros: AIRCONDITION OFFICE AND DONT WORK WEEKENDS.
Cons: CUSTOMERS THAT ARE RUDE.

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Key Stats for Office Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Office Assistant Salaries

▲15%

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
AU$42,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Office Assistant Salaries



National Average
AU$42,000


Data Entry
▼2%


▼7%

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

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