Administrative Assistants

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Median Average:
$59,820
Administrative Assistants in Australia median base salary $59,820/yr. Information is based on 32746 Administrative Assistants jobs advertised between April 2020 and April 2021.
How much do Administrative Assistants earn in Australia? The average salary of Administrative Assistants is $59,820 in Australia
$59,820 /yr
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Average $59,820
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated April 09 2021
The average pay range for Administrative Assistants is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Administrative Assistants roles advertised per month is 2873 in Australia between April 2020 and April 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 $59,820.
Australian Taxation Office
Hobart (21%), Sydney (17%), Melbourne (14%), Albury (12%) +5 others
1,044

$62K-$72K

($7,934)

$62K-$72K
($7,934)
Life Without Barriers
Melbourne (100%)
766

$48K-$58K

(($6,615))

$48K-$58K
(($6,615))
Sidekicker
Melbourne (83%), Geelong (12%), Sydney (4%)
612

$48K-$58K

(($6,576))

$48K-$58K
(($6,576))
The University of Queensland
Brisbane (100%)
394

$72K-$87K

($20,187)

$72K-$87K
($20,187)
Blue Care
Brisbane (100%)
386

$48K-$58K

(($6,549))

$48K-$58K
(($6,549))
Last Updated April 09 2021
Where are Administrative Assistants in Australia sourced from?
Administrative Assistants are sourced from
these companies
Recruitment Select
KFC
Commonwealth Bank
RMIT University
Queensland Health
Administrative Assistants are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Macquarie University
Griffith University
Deakin University
Victoria University
Last updated April 15 2021
Where are most Administrative Assistants roles located in Australia?
Sydney 3562 / 19%
Melbourne 3195 / 17%
Brisbane 2840 / 15%
Perth 2061 / 11%
Adelaide 1366 / 10%
Last updated April 09 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Administrative Assistants?
Canberra ($78K)
Darwin ($64K)
Sydney ($63K)
Melbourne ($62K)
Perth ($62K)
Last updated April 09 2021