Personal Assistant

Personal Assistants (also known as PAs) perform administrative and secretarial tasks to support a manager, professional, or executive group. The average salary of a Personal Assistant is $60,595 per annum.

As a PA, your responsibilities can include responding to communications, managing schedules, organising events, creating presentations, and preparing complex itineraries.

Average salary
$60,595 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Min average salary
$54,671 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Max average salary
$66,711 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Personal Assistant are:

  • NSW: 30.8%
  • VIC: 28.1%
  • QLD: 21%

Key skills required
  • Able to work methodically, accurately and neatly 
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Neat personal appearance


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