The average salary for a Communications Officer is AU$61,283 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Corporate Communications is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$48,223 - AU$78,479
AU$48K
AU$61K
AU$78K
MEDIAN: AU$61,283
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AU$22.85 - AU$48.94
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AU$49
MEDIAN: AU$30.21
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AU$0AU$82K
Salary AU$48,223 - AU$78,479
Bonus AU$4,660
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$48,278 - AU$82,691
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 138
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$22.85 - AU$48.94
Overtime AU$50.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$82K
Bonus AU$4,660
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$48,278 - AU$82,691
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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Popular Skills for Communications Officer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$61,810

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Communications Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Communications Officer?

Communications Officer in Melbourne:
"It's good."
Pros: Interesting work, use your head, challenges pop up etc.
Cons: Tight deadlines can be an issue,

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Key Stats for Communications Officer

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Communications Officer Salaries

▲11%

▲9%

National Average
AU$62,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Communications Officer Salaries




Marketing Communications
▼0%

National Average
AU$62,000


Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%