Secretary

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Median Average:
$64,407
Secretary in Australia median base salary $64,407/yr. Information is based on 270 Secretary jobs advertised between July 2020 and July 2021.
How much do Secretary earn in Australia? The average salary of Secretary is $64,407 in Australia
$64,407 /yr
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Average $64,407
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated July 23 2021
The average pay range for Secretary is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Secretary roles advertised per month is 24 in Australia between July 2020 and July 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Secretary? The most common skills required for a Secretary are:
Administration Administrative Administration Administration Administrative Accounting Administrative Administrative Billing Accountability Administration Administrative Accounting Administrative Billing Bookings Bookings Administration Art Banking Billing Accountability Accounting Administration Administrative Advertising Audit Banking Billing Bookings
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These skills are most commonly found in Secretary job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated June 30 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Legal Secretaries roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Legal Secretaries roles. See what salaries they paid for Legal Secretaries in Australia. See how they compare to the average Legal Secretaries salary of $64,407.
u&u. Recruitment Partners
Sydney (94%), Brisbane (3%), Melbourne (2%)
626

$70K-$85K

($13,334)

$70K-$85K
($13,334)
Command Group
Sydney (100%)
472

$67K-$79K

($9,370)

$67K-$79K
($9,370)
Legal People
Melbourne (100%)
455

$69K-$85K

($13,173)

$69K-$85K
($13,173)
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Melbourne (56%), Brisbane (41%), Sydney (2%), Adelaide (1%)
432

$54K-$67K

(($3,352))

$54K-$67K
(($3,352))
Kaleidoscope Legal Recruitment
Melbourne (84%), Sydney (16%)
423

$65K-$77K

($7,259)

$65K-$77K
($7,259)
Last Updated July 24 2021
How many years does it take to become a Secretary?
Most candidates undertake an average of 5 years Legal Services prior to being appointed as a Secretary.
Average Legal Services required to become a Secretary
Last updated July 28 2021
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Secretary.
Average Legal Services required to become a Secretary
Last updated July 28 2021
Where are Secretary in Australia sourced from?
Secretary are sourced from
these companies
MERCEDES-BENZ
Four Seasons Hotel
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers
St Vincent's Hospital
National Australia Bank
Secretary are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Macquarie University
Macquarie University
Macquarie University
Macquarie University
Last updated July 29 2021
Where are most Secretary roles located in Australia?
Sydney 96 / 30%
Melbourne 62 / 19%
Brisbane 51 / 16%
Perth 37 / 11%
Gold Coast 19 / 6%
Last updated July 24 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Secretary?
Hobart ($120K)
Albury ($90K)
Canberra ($88K)
Sydney ($84K)
Melbourne ($77K)
Last updated July 24 2021