The average salary for an Operations Administrator in Australia is AU$54,807.
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Job Description for Operations Administrator
An operations administrator directs physical or technical operations for their organization, helping ensure maximum efficiency and profitability. In fields such as manufacturing and transportation, an operations administrator works primarily to ensure that methods and standards are safe, effective, and efficient. For example, an operations administrator who oversees an assembly line is in charge of keeping production running smoothly, while also looking for ways to cut delays and maximize produc…Read more
Operations Administrator Tasks
- Communicate about each project's status within the operations department, including to executives and program managers.
- Assist customers and handle general inquiries.
- Liaise with other departments and vendors to obtain and update project information or materials.
- Coordinate project and operations audits, inventories, and shipments.
- Schedule, track, and provide support materials for meetings and project events.
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Popular Skills for Operations Administrator
Skills in Operations Management and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry, Customer Service and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Operations Administrator
An entry-level Operations Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$51,374 based on 9 salaries. An early career Operations Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$52,856 based on 103 salaries. A mid-career Operations Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$56,060 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Operations Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$58,961 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$58,983.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Operations Administrator in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 10.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Adelaide, South Australia (2.2% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (1.4% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (0.7% less).
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