Administrative Assistants

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Median Average:
$56,660
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 8 in Australia between December 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Office Administration Assistant? The most common skills required for a Office Administration Assistant are:
Administration Administration Administration Administration Administration Administrative Accounting Administration Administration Administration Administrative Bookings Cleaning Accounting Administration Art Banking Building Accounting Administration Administrative Art Audit Banking Bookkeeping Catering Cleaning Clerical Coffee Collateral
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These skills are most commonly found in Office Administration Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated November 30 2021
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 $56,637.
Australian Taxation Office
Hobart (21%), Sydney (15%), Melbourne (13%), Brisbane (12%) +5 others
1,672

$57K-$72K

($8,514)

$57K-$72K
($8,514)
Sidekicker
Melbourne (80%), Sydney (12%), Geelong (9%)
894

$45K-$58K

(($4,461))

$45K-$58K
(($4,461))
Blue Care
Brisbane (94%), Gold Coast (5%), Townsville (1%)
893

$46K-$65K

(($685))

$46K-$65K
(($685))
Life Without Barriers
Melbourne (100%)
771

$48K-$58K

(($3,552))

$48K-$58K
(($3,552))
S.A. Health
Adelaide (94%), Geelong (6%)
630

$48K-$71K

($3,625)

$48K-$71K
($3,625)
Last Updated December 04 2021
How many years does it take to become a Office Administration Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Administration & Office Support prior to being appointed as a Office Administration Assistant.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a Office Administration Assistant
Last updated December 01 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Office Administration Assistant.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a Office Administration Assistant
Last updated December 01 2021
Where are Office Administration Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Office Administration Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Australian Unity
Concreters Warehouse Sales
Department of Treasury & Finance
Endeavour Foundation
FleetPlus
Office Administration Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE NSW Higher Education
La Trobe University
La Trobe University
La Trobe University
Last updated December 02 2021
Where are most Office Administration Assistant roles located in Australia?
Sydney 28 / 24%
Melbourne 25 / 22%
Brisbane 16 / 14%
Adelaide 11 / 9%
Perth 9 / 8%
Last updated December 04 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Office Administration Assistant?
Canberra ($65K)
Hobart ($61K)
Townsville ($55K)
Gold Coast ($49K)
Newcastle ($49K)
Last updated December 04 2021