Average Technical Specialist Salary in Australia

AU$86,503
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AU$5,087
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The average salary for a Technical Specialist in Australia is AU$86,503.
10%
AU$59k
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AU$87k
90%
AU$129k
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AU$59k - AU$129k
Bonus
AU$1k - AU$19k
Total Pay
AU$58k - AU$133k

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Job Description for Technical Specialist

Technical Specialist Tasks
  • Investigate, process, monitor, and make recommendations for complicated problems or complaints.
  • Provide analytical support and direction for the team, and mentor junior members.
  • Develop and implement innovative solutions to optimize processes.
  • Serve as subject matter expert and direct the planning, design, and modification of individual project production.

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Popular Skills for Technical Specialist

Skills in Systems Troubleshooting and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Information Technology (IT) Support, Technical Analysis and Technical Services.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Specialist

An early career Technical Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$67,258 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Technical Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$85,849 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Technical Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$101,610 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$105,374.
Employees with Technical Specialist in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 19.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (8.8% less), Adelaide, South Australia (1.7% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 165 survey responses.
Early Career
24.8%
Mid Career
30.9%
Experienced
32.1%
Late Career
12.1%