The average salary for a Podiatrist in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$66,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$47,825 - AU$95,000
AU$48K
AU$62K
AU$95K
MEDIAN: AU$61,760
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AU$26.19 - AU$50.00
AU$26
AU$32
AU$50
MEDIAN: AU$32.11
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AU$0AU$98K
Salary AU$47,825 - AU$95,000
Bonus AU$2,000
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AU$48,582 - AU$98,832
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$26.19 - AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$98K
Bonus AU$2,000
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$48,582 - AU$98,832
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Podiatrist

Simply put, a podiatrist is a foot doctor. He or she specializes in examining, diagnosing, and treating problems related to the feet of his or her patients. These can include problems like breaks and sprains, but they are more likely to be related to comfort issues, such as bunions, corns, and blistering. A podiatrist will typically examine a patient's problem, administer testing, and treat the problem. In some situations, the podiatrist may also refer a patient to an orthopedist for more extensive care.

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Podiatrist Tasks

  • Diagnose and treat bone, muscle, skin and joint disorders affecting the feet.
  • Make and fit prosthetic appliances.
  • Correct deformities by means of plaster casts and strapping.
  • Refer patients to physicians when symptoms indicative of systemic disorders, such as arthritis or diabetes, are observed in feet and legs.
  • Advise patients about treatments and preventative foot care techniques.

Podiatrist Job Listings

Key Stats for Podiatrist

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Podiatrist Salaries

▲20%

▲12%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼10%

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 77%