Average Secondary School Teacher Salary in Brisbane, Queensland

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The average salary for a Secondary School Teacher in Brisbane, Queensland is AU$67,478.
MEDIAN AU$67,478
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AU$48k - AU$93k
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AU$49k - AU$96k

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Job Description for Secondary School Teacher

Secondary School Teacher Tasks
  • Instruct via lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects at the post primary level.
  • Maintain student records.
  • Create, administer, and grade tests and assignments to measure students' progress.
  • Establish and enforce behavioral and procedural rules.

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Pay by Experience Level for Secondary School Teacher

An entry-level Secondary School Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$54,682 based on 5 salaries. An early career Secondary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$62,519 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Secondary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$72,814 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Secondary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$83,755 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$87,750.
Employees with Secondary School Teacher in their job title in Geelong, Victoria earn an average of 22.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gold Coast, Queensland (8.2% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bendigo, Victoria (4.5% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (2.6% less).

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