Average Secretary Hourly Pay

AU$24.02
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AU$1,250
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The average hourly pay for a Secretary is AU$24.02.
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AU$18.14
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AU$24.02
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AU$31.35
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MEDIAN AU$24.02
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Hourly Rate
AU$18 - AU$31
Bonus
AU$197 - AU$3,052
Total Pay
AU$38,321 - AU$68,044

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Job Description for Secretary

Secretary Job Listings

Popular Skills for Secretary

Skills in Office Administration, Microsoft Office and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry and Typing.

Pay by Experience Level for Secretary

An entry-level Secretary with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$20.12 based on 54 salaries. An early career Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$21.93 based on 123 salaries. A mid-career Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.41 based on 79 salaries. An experienced Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.71 based on 78 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$26.
Employees with Secretary in their job title in Cairns, Queensland earn an average of 12.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (4.1% more) and Gold Coast, Queensland (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (8.8% less), Melbourne, Victoria (6.9% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 372 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.5%
Early Career
33.1%
Mid Career
21.2%
Experienced
21.0%
Late Career
10.2%

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