A Town Planner earns an average salary of AU$66,927 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$45,586 - AU$99,066
AU$46K
AU$67K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$66,927
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AU$22.84 - AU$60.69
AU$23
AU$37
AU$61
MEDIAN: AU$36.97
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$45,586 - AU$99,066  
   
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AU$0.00 - AU$5,000  
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AU$45,918 - AU$101,307  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 154
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Hourly Rate
AU$22.84 - AU$60.69  
   
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Total Pay (?
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AU$45,918 - AU$101,307  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Pay by Experience Level for Town Planner

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$67,255

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Town Planner Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Town Planner?

Town Planner in Perth:
`"$Political, Corporate, Respected, High Stress."`
Pros: Ability to create and develop beneficial infrastructure.
Cons: High stress and difficult work/life balance.

Town Planner in Sydney:
`"$I work good hours and learn a lot from working."`
Pros: I work good hours and learn a lot from working. I receive a decent amount of annual leave and long service leave entitlements. Good environment for working. Can switch between full time to part time depending on circumstances associated with parenting. Maternity leave is available. Decent pay and pay rises on annual basis. Entitlements to take on further training. Roster day off every fortnight. Work flexibility.
Cons: Conflict management, Handling enquiries and complaints from the stakeholders and general public. Stress management.

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Key Stats for Town Planner

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Town Planner Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

▲47%

▲19%

National Average
AU$67,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Town Planner Salaries


National Average
AU$67,000


Statutory Planning
▼8%

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 88%
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