Salary Data & Career Research Center (Australia)

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Dive into the most extensive database of job salaries available. In addition, see detailed job descriptions and get information on job satisfaction, job demographics, common job skills and how pay varies over time and between locations. Browse all jobs »

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Accountant
Median Salary: AU$54,647
"Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields." 
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Carpenter
Median Hourly Rate: AU$28
"A carpenter must be able to build closets, counters, shelves, cabinets, doors, bulletin boards, window, wall panels and other related finish carpentry items." 
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Graphic Designer
Median Salary: AU$48,763
"Graphic designers use color, illustrations, fonts, and layout to visually communicate a message or present a product." 
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Office Manager
Median Salary: AU$55,731
"Aspiring office managers should have excellent communication, problem-solving, and managerial skills, as they are responsible for all activities, projects, and employees of their offices. It is essential that office managers work well in fast-paced environments, as they must oversee several ongoing projects at once." 
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Operations Manager
Median Salary: AU$79,832
"Operations managers oversee their organization’s production of goods and/or services." 
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Receptionist
Median Hourly Rate: AU$19
"A receptionist is an employee who typically works at a larger company." 
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Registered Nurse (RN)
Median Hourly Rate: AU$30
"Most of the time, registered nurses (RN) work for hospitals or medical clinics." 
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Retail Sales Assistant
Median Hourly Rate: AU$19
"Successfully operating a retail establishment requires many elements working in tandem, both inside and outside the store." 
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Salary Ranges for Popular Schools

Curtin University of Technology - Australia
AU$45,086 - AU$140,979

Monash University
AU$43,648 - AU$132,147

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
AU$41,220 - AU$119,130

RMIT University
AU$43,671 - AU$129,150

University of Melbourne
AU$45,896 - AU$132,005

University of New South Wales (UNSW)
AU$45,665 - AU$147,106

University of Sydney
AU$45,078 - AU$143,545

Salary Ranges for Popular Degrees

Associate's Degree
AU$40,940 - AU$102,179

Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Accounting
AU$42,277 - AU$118,764

Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Civil Engineering (CE)
AU$50,726 - AU$147,670

Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
AU$57,230 - AU$145,263

Bachelor's Degree
AU$44,831 - AU$128,528

Doctorate (PhD)
AU$61,453 - AU$158,072

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
AU$53,253 - AU$176,840


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