The average rate for a Small Business Owner / Operator is AU$34.60 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$45,150 - AU$103,042
AU$45K
AU$61K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$60,505
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50%
90%

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AU$22.51 - AU$77.09
AU$23
AU$35
AU$77
MEDIAN: AU$34.60
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Salary
AU$45,150 - AU$103,042  
   
Bonus
AU$12,500  
Profit Sharing
AU$5,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$46,061 - AU$153,259  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$30AU$60AU$90
Hourly Rate
AU$22.51 - AU$77.09  
   
Overtime
AU$40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$12,500  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$5,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$46,061 - AU$153,259  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Pay by Experience Level for Small Business Owner / Operator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Small Business Owner / Operator

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
20%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Small Business Owner / Operator Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
AU$65,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 93%
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