Office Manager

Office Manager

An Office Manager organises and manages the operations of an office including administrative systems and resources. The average salary of an Office Manager is $60,120.

Duties of an Office Manager can include scheduling appointments, greeting clients, booking travel and accommodation, and preparing presentations and proposals.

Salary range
Average salary $60,120
salary range
$54,252
$60,120
$65,988
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
5% by 2020
5%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as an Office Manager are:
NSW
NSW 29.6%
VIC
VIC 23.5%
QLD
QLD 21.2%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for an Office Manager are:
  • Able to supervise
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Aptitude for working with computers
  • Good organisational skills
Source: myfuture.edu.au
Career pathway planner
Starting out
Starting out

Develop the skills needed to work in an administrative role such as WHS procedures, complex document creation, and payroll processing.

Moving up in the industry
Moving up in the industry

Learn how to successfully manage an office and gain a thorough understanding of business operations including finance and human resources.