Administrative Assistants

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Administrative Assistants in Australia median base salary $56,660/yr. Information is based on 57863 Administrative Assistants jobs advertised between December 2020 and November 2021.
How much do Administrative Assistants earn in Australia? The average salary of Administrative Assistants is $56,660 in Australia
$56,660 /yr
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Average $56,660
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated November 26 2021
The average pay range for Administrative Assistants is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $90K per year. The average number of Administrative Assistants roles advertised per month is 5276 in Australia between December 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Administrative Assistants? The most common skills required for a Administrative Assistants are:
Administration Excel Administrative Reception Training Microsoft Office Customer Service Reporting Database Reporting Microsoft Office Accounting NIST Filing Sales Invoices Art Data Entry Invoicing Scheduling Planning Ovid Scanning Records Education Maintenance Ning Marketing Administrative Support Travel
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These skills are most commonly found in Administrative Assistants job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated July 20 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Administrative Assistants roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Administrative Assistants roles. See what salaries they paid for Administrative Assistants in Australia. See how they compare to the average Administrative Assistants salary of $56,660.
Australian Taxation Office
Hobart (21%), Sydney (15%), Melbourne (13%), Brisbane (12%) +5 others



Melbourne (80%), Sydney (12%), Geelong (9%)



Blue Care
Brisbane (94%), Gold Coast (5%), Townsville (1%)



Life Without Barriers
Melbourne (100%)



S.A. Health
Adelaide (94%), Geelong (6%)



Last Updated November 27 2021
Where are Administrative Assistants in Australia sourced from?
Administrative Assistants are sourced from
these companies
Queensland Health
Recruitment Select
Department of Education
Administrative Assistants are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Macquarie University
Deakin University
Victoria University
Monash University
Last updated November 30 2021
Where are most Administrative Assistants roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 6021 / 20%
Sydney 5566 / 18%
Brisbane 4513 / 15%
Perth 3638 / 12%
Adelaide 2091 / 7%
Last updated November 27 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Administrative Assistants?
Canberra ($71K)
Darwin ($62K)
Sydney ($61K)
Melbourne ($60K)
Perth ($60K)
Last updated November 27 2021