A Personal Assistant with Typing skills earns an average salary of AU$52,267 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$37,332 - AU$72,875
AU$37K
AU$52K
AU$73K
MEDIAN: AU$52,267
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50%
90%
AU$18.50 - AU$32.30
AU$19
AU$25
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$24.71
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$72K
Salary AU$37,332 - AU$72,875
Bonus AU$983 - AU$9,250
Commission AU$5,100
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$38,281 - AU$72,117
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 368
Hourly Data AU$0AU$32
Hourly Rate AU$18.50 - AU$32.30
Overtime AU$29.12
Annual Data AU$0AU$72K
Bonus AU$983 - AU$9,250
Commission AU$5,100
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$38,281 - AU$72,117
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181

Job Description for Personal Assistant

A personal assistant’s job can be varied, depending on what is required by their employer. They may answer phone calls, take messages, take various notes, and schedule meetings. They may also run errands, such as going to the bank to deposit checks on behalf of their employer, picking up lunch, and picking up their children from school. Their job is to provide services that relieve their employer from having to do various tasks.

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Personal Assistant Tasks

  • Organize calendar and appointments, checking with other parties to ensure availability.
  • Draft correspondence, arrange travel, and provide estimates for activities and events.
  • Manage correspondence and screen visitors and calls, prevent interruptions, and resolve issues.
  • Run business or personal errands and perform general administrative or housekeeping tasks.

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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Personal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Personal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 305 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Personal 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$55,000 based on 167 salaries. An experienced Personal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 147 salaries. A Personal 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$60,000 based on 65 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,119

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

Key Stats for Personal Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Personal Assistant Salaries

▲16%

▲15%

▲5%

National Average
AU$52,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

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