The average salary for a Technical Specialist in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$88,337 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$64,564 - AU$110,194
AU$65K
AU$81K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$81,088
10%
50%
90%
AU$33.00 - AU$49.00
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$40.00
50%
AU$0AU$111K
Salary AU$64,564 - AU$110,194
Bonus AU$3,500
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$63,419 - AU$111,930
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
Hourly Data AU$0AU$62
Hourly Rate AU$40.00
Overtime AU$62.86
Annual Data AU$0AU$111K
Bonus AU$3,500
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$63,419 - AU$111,930
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Technical Specialist

A technical specialist coordinates an organization's technology use. They recognize the company's composition and procedures, assesses its technology and technological processes, and attempts to streamline these processes to make them more effective. For example, the technical specialist may advise executives to create presentations using a particular program or may design new systems of storing data and information. A technical specialist can expect to work with other technical specialists in the company to discuss new ideas and improve processes; they also explain to others within the company how to use technology to increase production and make work more efficient. The technical specialist also must stay up to date with company and industry standards as they relate to technology.

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Technical Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 6 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Technical Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$112,000 based on 6 salaries. A Technical Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Technical Specialist

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Technical Specialist Salaries

▲37%

▲12%

▲12%

National Average
AU$82,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 85%