Career Advice
E.g. nurse, resume, interview, sales...
🔍
🔍

Project Administrator

Administrate the successful delivery of large projects and programs.

What can I earn as a Project Administrator?

All
NSW
VIC
WA
QLD
TAS
SA
NT
ACT
The most common annual salary in AUS for a Project Administrator is between $65k and $75k
loading

Close salary comparison
info
Source: SEEK job ads. Salaries include superannuation.

How to become a Project Administrator


SEEK Learning
Formal qualifications are not essential to become a Project Administrator, but they may be beneficial. Strong computer literacy and office administration skills are essential.

  1. Complete a Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (BSB41515), a Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415), or an Advanced Diploma of Program Management (BSB61218).
  2. Develop strong computer and administrative skills.
  3. Build your industry–relevant experience in a temporary or support role.
  4. After gaining experience as a Project Administrator, consider developing your managerial skills and moving into a Project Manager role with further study, such as a Graduate Certificate in Project Management.

Explore related qualifications

SEEK users who have worked as a Project Administrator have studied these qualifications.

All
NSW
VIC
WA
QLD
TAS
SA
NT
ACT

Bachelor of Arts

This qualification gives you broad skills and knowledge in your chosen area of specialisation to get you started in your career.
Compare institutions
Bachelor of Arts provider logo
Bachelor of Arts provider logo
Bachelor of Arts provider logo
Bachelor of Arts provider logo

Bachelor of Science

Develop broad skills in science to prepare for opportunities in a range of industries with this qualification.

Compare institutions
Bachelor of Science provider logo
Bachelor of Science provider logo
Bachelor of Science provider logo
Bachelor of Science provider logo

Bachelor of Commerce

This degree prepares you for a range of roles in the accounting, economics, finance and business industries, depending on the specialisation chosen.
Compare institutions
Bachelor of Commerce provider logo
Bachelor of Commerce provider logo
Bachelor of Commerce provider logo
Bachelor of Commerce provider logo
Powered bySEEK Learning

Skills and experience employers are looking for

Hi there, have any of these? Add your skills directly to your SEEK Profile.


Skills listed in your SEEK Profile


Based on your skills, here are some roles to explore

Roles where your skills are commonly valued by employers.
Sign in and add skills to your SEEK Profile, to see roles that match your skill-set
Did you find this helpful?
🙂
😐
😦
info
Source: SEEK job ads and SEEK Profile data

Upskill with an online short course

Get instant access to online training for these in-demand Project Administrator skills

How do Project Administrators rate their role?

Latest reviews from 20 Project Administrators surveyed on SEEK

Work-life balance
4.5
Job satisfaction
4.4
Career progression opportunities
3.6
Job security
3.6
Pay / Salary
3.8
Variety of work
4.2

Latest reviews

All
Positive
Negative
Aug 2019
HR Projects Administrator: fun, exciting, engaging.
Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of International Tourism and Hotel Management
Experience
Less than a year
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Human Resources
The good things
The good things New task to do after one project has completed. Tasks included dissolution processes such as exit planning of employees. Another project was the outplacement program and ensuring the e...
The challenges
The challenges Some weeks were quite slow and then the next week would be really fast with deadlines approaching. A lot of projects need approval or further information from stakeholders which can hal...
Read more
Aug 2019
Accounts/admin was a very rewarding position & great to get back to the country
Reviewer's Qualification
Completed High School (Year 12)
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Administrator
The good things
Working closely with farmers & assisting them with their accounts during hardship of drought
The challenges
Clients upset with their financial situation during drought
Read more
info
Source: SEEK Role Reviews

What are the job opportunities for Project Administrators?

Find out how the job market is trending

All
NSW
VIC
WA
QLD
TAS
SA
NT
ACT

Job opportunities

Project Administrator jobs on SEEK
1,105
Jobs on SEEK right now
Source: SEEK

Latest Project Administrator jobs on SEEK

Next
info
Source: SEEK job ads

Browse related careers by interest

See careers related to Project Administrator by field of interest.

info
Source: SEEK job ads and SEEK Profile data