What am I worth?
What your skills are worth in the market is constantly changing.
Get your pay report
How should I pay?
When you get pay right, you attract and retain the best talent.
Price a job

Average Midwife Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$37.03
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
AU$2,000
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Midwife in Australia is AU$37.03.
10%
A$29.82
MEDIAN
A$37.03
90%
A$46.70
Is Midwife your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Hourly Rate
AU$30 - AU$47
Bonus
AU$54 - AU$19,392
Total Pay
AU$48,582 - AU$93,191
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Midwives Do?

Midwife Tasks
  • Provide direct care before, during, and after pregnancy.
  • Manage and coordinate care during labor and delivery with the physician.
  • Provide gynecological and reproductive planning services.

Midwife Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Midwives?

Skills in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Public Health Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN), Nursery and Labor & Delivery, Birthing.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Midwives?

An entry-level Midwife with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$30.32 based on 18 salaries. An early career Midwife with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$33.86 based on 139 salaries. A mid-career Midwife with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$38.62 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Midwife with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$43.46 based on 41 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$43.
Employees with Midwife in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Toowoomba, Queensland (17.6% less), Newcastle, New South Wales (11.6% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (8.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 271 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.6%
Early Career
51.3%
Mid Career
16.6%
Experienced
15.1%
Late Career
10.3%

Related Job Salaries