Office Assistant

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Median Average:
$48,531
Office Assistant in Australia median base salary $48,531/yr. Information is based on 555 Office Assistant jobs advertised between December 2020 and November 2021.
How much do Office Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Office Assistant is $48,531 in Australia
$48,531 /yr
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Average $48,531
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated November 26 2021
The average pay range for Office Assistant is between $40K and $50K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Office Assistant roles advertised per month is 50 in Australia between December 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Office Assistant? The most common skills required for a Office Assistant are:
Administration Administration Administration Administration Administrative Accounting Administration Accounting Administrative Administration Administrative Administration Accounting Administration Administrative Accounting Administration Administrative Accounting Administration Administrative Administrative Accounting Administration Administrative Accounting Accreditation Administrative Art Audit
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These skills are most commonly found in Office Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated October 31 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 $48,531.
Sidekicker
Melbourne (80%), Sydney (12%), Geelong (9%)
894

$45K-$58K

($3,645)

$45K-$58K
($3,645)
Blue Care
Brisbane (94%), Gold Coast (5%), Townsville (1%)
857

$46K-$65K

($7,384)

$46K-$65K
($7,384)
Life Without Barriers
Melbourne (100%)
771

$48K-$58K

($4,554)

$48K-$58K
($4,554)
S.A. Health
Adelaide (94%), Geelong (6%)
592

$48K-$70K

($11,098)

$48K-$70K
($11,098)
Mater Group
Brisbane (100%)
530

$51K-$72K

($13,559)

$51K-$72K
($13,559)
Last Updated November 27 2021
How many years does it take to become a Office Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 5 years Administration & Office Support prior to being appointed as a Office Assistant.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a Office Assistant
Last updated December 02 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Office Assistant.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a Office Assistant
Last updated December 02 2021
Where are Office Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Office Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Australian Electoral Commission
IDP Education
Cora Barclay Centre
Mission Australia
Tomlin & Associates
Office Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Macquarie University
Queensland University of Technology
Monash University
University of New South Wales
Last updated December 02 2021
Where are most Office Assistant roles located in Australia?
Sydney 161 / 27%
Melbourne 94 / 16%
Perth 75 / 13%
Brisbane 70 / 12%
Gold Coast 39 / 7%
Last updated November 27 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Office Assistant?
Melbourne ($52K)
Sydney ($51K)
Canberra ($48K)
Geelong ($48K)
Newcastle ($48K)
Last updated November 27 2021