The average salary for a Project Assistant is AU$55,418.
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Job Description for Project Assistant
Project assistants work alongside project managers to help guide their teams on a path to completed product or service offerings. They typically help facilitate communication within a project team and across other departments, and also serve as liaisons between the project manager and other team members and perform important functions like updating timetables, schedules, and progress reports. For many managers working in the development of goods or services, a strong assistant is key to completi…Read more
Project Assistant Tasks
- Assist in preparing reports and data collection for analysis.
- Review and distribute project documents.
- Prepare correspondence related to project.
- Maintain project records and ensure that all regulatory documents are correct, processed and approved.
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Popular Skills for Project Assistant
Skills in Microsoft Office and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Microsoft Excel and Project Coordinating.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Assistant
An entry-level Project Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$50,241 based on 44 salaries. An early career Project Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$54,412 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Project Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$61,769 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Project Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$61,042 based on 8 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Assistant in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (20.2% less), Brisbane, Queensland (9.8% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (6.0% less).
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