The average salary for a Risk Manager in Australia is AU$118,242.
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Job Description for Risk Manager
A risk manager works directly for a company or provides risk consulting to various companies. The risk manager may deal with financial or material risks. The risk manager will carry out audits and spontaneous checks to make sure that various staff members are adhering to safety rules. The risk manager may also recommend changes to safety policies when necessary, as well as training when widespread problems are detected. The risk manager will also check the facilities to make sure that no hazar…Read more
Risk Manager Tasks
- Design, implement, oversee, and manage the risk management plan.
- Investigate and troubleshoot individual or organization-wide issues.
- Review existing safety policies and update them to comply with legislation.
- Coordinate risk management activities in order to prevent or isolate liabilities.
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Popular Skills for Risk Manager
Risk Management / Risk Control
Skills in Risk Management / Risk Control, Regulatory Compliance, Insurance, Project Management and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Risk Manager
An early career Risk Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$102,521 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Risk Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$117,562 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Risk Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$131,950 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$146,387.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Risk Manager in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 2.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Adelaide, South Australia (1.3% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (8.0% less) and Perth, Western Australia (2.9% less).
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