Average Personal Assistant Salary in New Zealand

NZ$55,197
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
NZ$1,900
Bonus
NZ$5,500
Commission
NZ$977
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Personal Assistant in New Zealand is NZ$55,197.
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NZ$43k
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NZ$55k
90%
NZ$68k
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Salary
NZ$43k - NZ$68k
Bonus
NZ$492 - NZ$5k
Profit Sharing
NZ$0 - NZ$977
Commission
NZ$5k - NZ$10k
Total Pay
NZ$41k - NZ$66k
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What Do Personal Assistants Do?

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Personal Assistant

The top respondents for the job title Personal Assistant are from the companies Harcourts, Bayleys and Auckland District Health Board. Reported salaries are highest at Auckland District Health Board where the average pay is NZ$69,294. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include PricewaterhouseCoopers and Ray White, earning around NZ$60,669 and NZ$55,000, respectively. Harcourts pays the lowest at around NZ$40,963. Bayleys and Tairawhiti District Health also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying NZ$50,565 and NZ$54,250, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Personal Assistants?

Skills in Microsoft Office, Office Management, Organizing and PA are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Personal Assistants?

An entry-level Personal Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$47,464 based on 29 salaries. An early career Personal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$51,533 based on 295 salaries. A mid-career Personal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$57,454 based on 140 salaries. An experienced Personal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$58,421 based on 187 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$58,914.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 791 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.7%
Early Career
37.3%
Mid Career
17.7%
Experienced
23.6%
Late Career
17.7%

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