Administrative Assistant Salary in Australia

AU$60,300
per year
per hour
AU$27.90
per hour
per year

Administrative Assistant - Average Salary

The average salary for an Administrative Assistant is AU$60,300 per year (AU$27.90 per hour), which is AU$5,060 (-8%) lower than the national average salary in Australia.
An Administrative Assistant can expect an average starting salary of AU$37,800. The highest salaries can exceed AU$100,000.
AU$37,800
Low
AU$60,300
Average
AU$100,000
High
AU$20.80
Low
AU$27.90
Average
AU$42.70
High

Administrative Assistant Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$37,800
Average
AU$60,300
Senior
AU$75,400
High
AU$100,000
Low
AU$20.80
Average
AU$27.90
Senior
AU$33.70
High
AU$42.70
Among administrative assistants, Junior Administrative Assistants tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Administrative Assistants enjoy the highest salaries.

Administrative Assistant - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Administrative AssistantAU$75K/year
+25% 
Junior Administrative AssistantAU$43K/year
 -28%

Administrative Assistant - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Administrative Assistant with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$37,800. A mid career Administrative Assistant with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$56,400, while a senior Administrative Assistant with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$75,400. Administrative assistants with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$81,200 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of an Administrative Assistant

Late Career▲ +35%
Senior▲ +25%
Average SalaryAU$60,300/year
Mid Career▼ -6%
Entry Level▼ -37%

Gender Breakdown

Female
92%
Male
8%

Administrative Assistant - Jobs by Location

Administrative Assistant - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Administrative Assistant jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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