Average Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Salary in Australia

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The average salary for a Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) in Australia is AU$178,392.
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AU$121k - AU$288k
AU$3k - AU$96k
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AU$1k - AU$124k
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AU$124k - AU$340k

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Job Description for Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Tasks
  • Lead branding efforts for all organization products, across all forms of media.
  • Manage and build contacts and relationship base, including handing problems.
  • Analyze and interpret data on customers, buying practices and competitors.

Career Paths

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Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
Marketing Manager
Chief Investment Officer (CIO)
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Popular Skills for Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

Skills in Online Marketing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Branding, Marketing Communications, Marketing Management and Strategic Marketing.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

An early career Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$161,238 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$175,458 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$181,874 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$214,701.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 9.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (0.5% less).

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