AU$78,328
Avg. Salary
AU$29.62
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$7,775

Bonus

AU$10,414

Profit Sharing

AU$29,396

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Business Manager is AU$29.62 per hour.

The average pay for a Business Manager is AU$78,328 per year.

10%
AU$21.08
10%
AU$29.62
50%
AU$48.81
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$29.62
10%
AU$50k
10%
AU$78k
50%
AU$133k
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$78,328
AU$49,811 - AU$133,132
AU$50K
AU$78K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$78,328
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90%
AU$21.08 - AU$48.81
AU$21
AU$30
AU$49
MEDIAN: AU$29.62
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$135K
Salary AU$49,811 - AU$133,132
Bonus AU$493 - AU$28,383
Profit Sharing AU$983 - AU$50,000
Commission AU$1,538 - AU$70,710
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$51,025 - AU$135,645
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 719
Hourly Data AU$0AU$66
Hourly Rate AU$21.08 - AU$48.81
Hourly Tips AU$53.75
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$135K
Bonus AU$493 - AU$28,383
Commission AU$1,538 - AU$70,710
Profit Sharing AU$983 - AU$50,000
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$51,025 - AU$135,645
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 153

Job Description for Business Manager

A business manager is sought after by a variety of companies in many industries. Some employers will be looking for candidates with a bachelor's degree in business administration or a similar discipline, while others are willing to accept an applicant with a high school diploma or associate's degree. The business manager should also usually have at least two years of experience working in administration positions, in addition to several years of experience in the industry of the company. The prospective employee should be proficient in Microsoft Office. The business manager will primarily work indoors, although the settings may vary. There can be some travel involved.

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Business Manager Tasks
  • Manage business and financial affairs related to the administration of business unit or department.
  • Drive business functions and ensures employee efforts support organizational goals and objectives.
  • Provide overall management of financial operations, practice growth, marketing and administration.

Business Manager Pay By Employer

$0$158K

$88,730

$57,808

$113,278

Dillard's, Inc.
20 profiles
$31,462

Microsoft Corp
20 profiles
$120,648

$105,836

$65,458

AT&T Inc.
10 profiles
$87,229

Massage Envy
8 profiles
$35,250

$59,443

Common Career Paths for Business Manager


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Business Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Business Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Business Manager

Pay by Experience for a Business Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Business Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 383 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Business Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 347 salaries. An experienced Business Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 353 salaries. A Business Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$99,000 based on 127 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

11%

6%

-4%

-4%

-19%

-20%

-23%

National Average: AU$80,216

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Business Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Business Manager?

Business Manager in Brisbane:
"Great."
Pros: Safety, status, lifestyle
Cons: Long work hours, unpaid weekend on call hours

Business Manager in Sydney:
"One day at a time."
Business management success is a journey. Achieve one great thing a day. Keep one eye on the microscope and the other on the telescope!

Business Manager in Adelaide:
"Trust your judgement."
Ensure you do your own research when implementing new systems and don't just trust companies because you have used them for a long time.

Business Manager in Sydney:
"Being a business manager can be very stressful but rewarding."
Pros: I like communicating with different people. I can network through my job and handle different day to day activities.
Cons: Travelling to and from work.

Business Manager in Campbelltown:
"SARAHS LIFE."
Pros: THE PEOPLE I WORK WITH.
Cons: THE PAY AND LONG HOURS.

Business Manager in Perth:
"That You Would Be Respected For Building Their Company."
Never, do any work bone fide for people based on your good faith, as once money starts rolling people change.

Business Manager in Melbourne:
"Stressful."
Pros: I'm never bored, there's always something to do.
Cons: Organising work schedules.

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Key Stats for Business Manager

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Business Manager Salaries

▲23%

▲15%

▲2%

National Average
AU$80,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Business Manager Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%