Average Farm Manager Salary in Australia

AU$61,102
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AU$5,076
Bonus
AU$5,051
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The average salary for a Farm Manager in Australia is AU$61,102.
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A$45k
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A$61k
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A$87k
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AU$45k - AU$87k
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AU$1 - AU$19k
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AU$5k - AU$19k
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AU$45k - AU$88k
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What Do Farm Managers Do?

Farm Manager Tasks
  • Oversee the operation of a farm, including planning and managing production and handling business administration.
  • Ensure farm operations and practices meet health, safety, and environmental standards and regulations.
  • Inspect farm buildings and equipment, making sure routine maintenance is carried out and repairs made when necessary.
  • Hire, train, and supervise workers and plan, coordinate, and direct their activities.
  • Plan and direct activities such as planting, growing, and harvesting crops or breeding and raising livestock.

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What Are Popular Skills for Farm Managers?

Skills in Operations Management and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Equipment Maintenance, Animal Husbandry and Machine Operation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Farm Managers?

An entry-level Farm Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$53,149 based on 40 salaries. An early career Farm Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$56,209 based on 136 salaries. A mid-career Farm Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$61,723 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Farm Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$66,365 based on 202 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$61,558.
Employees with Farm Manager in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 18.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Launceston, Tasmania (2.1% more) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (9.2% less), Adelaide, South Australia (6.2% less) and Toowoomba, Queensland (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 701 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.7%
Early Career
19.4%
Mid Career
17.0%
Experienced
28.8%
Late Career
29.1%

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