AU$84,001
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The average pay for a Research & Development (R&D) Manager in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$87,003 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$53,996 - AU$122,312
AU$54K
AU$84K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$84,001
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Salary AU$53,996 - AU$122,312
Bonus AU$5,750
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AU$53,996 - AU$122,312
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Research & Development (R&D) Manager

Research and development managers lead a team of employees in conducting research and development for an organization. This may include investigating technology development, concept development, and new product development, among other areas. Many times, research and development teams work to improve an existing product or service. They identify areas for improvement and how any changes might be conducted. Research and development managers oversee this process and suggest recommendations to the organization's leaders.

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Research & Development (R&D) Manager Tasks

  • Responsible for management of a team or group of employees.
  • Ensure that program objectives are determined and met, logistics are effectively coordinated and budgets are adhered to.
  • Provide technical oversight and expertise as required.
  • Plan and implement the development of new processes in areas of research generally dealing with the life or physical sciences.

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Key Stats for Research & Development (R&D) Manager

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Research & Development (R&D) Manager Salaries

▲19%

▲16%

National Average
AU$84,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Research & Development (R&D) Manager Salaries


National Average
AU$84,000


Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%