The average hourly pay for an Office Clerk, General in Australia is AU$22.54.
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Job Description for Office Clerk, General
General office clerks are responsible for a variety of duties in an office setting, which can include answering phone calls, filing documents, and conducting data entry. Tasks can involve a certain level of both physical and mental stamina; general office clerks may be required to be on their feet or sitting in place for long hours. Performing many tasks at once or on deadline also is common. As a result, communication skills, organization, and multitasking are beneficial for general office cler…Read more
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Skills in Data Entry, Filing, Customer Service and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Office Clerk, General
An entry-level Office Clerk, General with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$20.61 based on 27 salaries. An early career Office Clerk, General with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.61 based on 125 salaries. A mid-career Office Clerk, General with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.91 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Office Clerk, General with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.17 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$22.
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Employees with Office Clerk, General in their job title in Wollongong, New South Wales earn an average of 6.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gold Coast, Queensland (5.1% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (7.0% less), Sydney, New South Wales (3.3% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (2.4% less).
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