The average salary for a Medical Officer is AU$79,096 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AU$52,381 - AU$127,500
AU$52K
AU$79K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$79,096
10%
50%
90%
AU$41.99 - AU$65.61
AU$51
MEDIAN: AU$50.83
50%
AU$0AU$150K
Salary AU$52,381 - AU$127,500
Bonus AU$9,000
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).
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AU$60,141 - AU$150,378
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data AU$0AU$65
Hourly Rate AU$50.83
Overtime AU$65.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$150K
Bonus AU$9,000
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).
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AU$60,141 - AU$150,378
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Medical Officer

On a day-to-day basis, tasks performed by the medical officer include serving as an adviser for different projects run by their employer, providing medical support, spotting inconsistencies and finding the cause of problems, and making recommendations on health issues and disease control. They may conduct medical case reviews, medical reviews of protocols, and medical reviews of clinical study reports. Medical officers often work in the section of hospitals in which clinical trials are conducted; these professionals are typically in charge of these clinical programs and oversee areas such as ensuring the safety of participants and recruiting individuals to participate in trials. The medical officer typically collaborates with the doctors and researchers of an institution on a regular basis.

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Medical Officer Tasks

  • Direct, plan, implement and review clinical service and systems.
  • Provide program recommendations and revision plans.
  • Track and evaluate clinical data.
  • Evaluate medical research and programs.

Medical Officer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$83,448

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

Key Stats for Medical Officer

1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Medical Officer Salaries

▲32%

National Average
AU$83,000

▼3%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 91%