AU$59,682
Avg. Salary
AU$25.27
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$5,014

Bonus

AU$5,120

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Farm Manager is AU$25.27 per hour.

The average pay for a Farm Manager is AU$59,682 per year.

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AU$19.99
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AU$25.27
50%
AU$31.98
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MEDIAN AU$25.27
10%
AU$43k
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AU$60k
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AU$86k
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MEDIAN AU$59,682
AU$42,533 - AU$86,103
AU$43K
AU$60K
AU$86K
MEDIAN: AU$59,682
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90%
AU$19.99 - AU$31.98
AU$20
AU$25
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$25.27
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90%
AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$42,533 - AU$86,103
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,547
Profit Sharing AU$2,000 - AU$18,500
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$42,679 - AU$87,380
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 485
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$19.99 - AU$31.98
Overtime AU$21.21 - AU$45.62
Annual Data AU$0AU$87K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,547
Profit Sharing AU$2,000 - AU$18,500
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$42,679 - AU$87,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 148

Job Description for Farm Manager

Farm managers are responsible for optimizing the production of their farms regarding either crops or livestock, as well as setting operating goals and business plans. This job often requires managing farmers and farm hands, so leadership skills are highly beneficial.

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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.

Common Career Paths for Farm Manager


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Pay by Experience Level for Farm Manager

Pay by Experience for a Farm Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Farm Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 161 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Farm 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$58,000 based on 206 salaries. An experienced Farm Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 270 salaries. A Farm 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$60,000 based on 179 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

18%

10%

-1%

-5%

-5%

-8%

National Average: AU$58,974

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

Farm Manager Advice

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

Farm Manager in Brisbane:
"Wage increase."
Check all bases and make sure they are negotiable.

Farm Manager in Bowral:
Make sure get full job description.

Farm Manager in Mount Gambier:
"Good."
Pros: The ever changing jobs, the versatility.
Cons: My wage and the incentives to work. The lack of appreciation and not allowing me to manage.

Farm Manager in Yea:
"Being Able To Communicate."
Being able to communicate effectively and empathize with a wide range of people is the key to managing staff and owners.

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Key Stats for Farm Manager

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
30%

Experience Affects Farm Manager Salaries

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
AU$59,000

▼2%

▼9%

Skills That Affect Farm Manager Salaries




National Average
AU$59,000



Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%