Average Typist Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$26.12
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AU$3,525
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The average hourly pay for a Typist in Australia is AU$26.12.
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AU$21.12
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AU$26.12
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AU$32.12
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MEDIAN AU$26.12
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Hourly Rate
AU$21 - AU$32
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$3,525
Total Pay
AU$44,143 - AU$67,526

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Job Description for Typist

Typist Tasks
  • Type up documents for office operations (reports, ad copy, voice recordings, etc.).
  • Engage additional clerical duties as needed (mail sorting, errands, reception work).
  • Print, copy, and distribute work as needed.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Typist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Typist
Legal Secretary
Medical Transcriptionist
Residential Support Worker
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Typist

Skills in Medical Terminology and Data Entry are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing.

Pay by Experience Level for Typist

An early career Typist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.02 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Typist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$26.38 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Typist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$28.04 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$26.
Employees with Typist in their job title in Adelaide, South Australia earn an average of 9.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (3.5% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (3.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (3.8% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 54 survey responses.
Early Career
24.1%
Mid Career
13.0%
Experienced
29.6%
Late Career
33.3%

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