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Average Town Planner Salary in Australia

AU$67,782
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AU$2,039
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The average salary for a Town Planner in Australia is AU$67,782.
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A$51k
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A$68k
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A$100k
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What Do Town Planners Do?

Town Planner Tasks
  • Develop long and short term plans for land use, growth, maintenance, and revitalization.
  • Monitor relevant legislation and ensure compliance of all projects with federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Assist and make recommendations on funding allocations for programs or transportation projects.
  • Develop, design, and implement studies on transportation, air quality, housing, and population, and analyze and report on results.
  • Address social, economic, environmental, and health problems by making recommendations location improvements or zoning regulations.

Popular Employer Salaries for Town Planner

AU$67k

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What Are Popular Skills for Town Planners?

Skills in Application Development, Project Management, Strategic Planning, Technical Writing and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Town Planners?

An entry-level Town Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$55,187 based on 28 salaries. An early career Town Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$63,135 based on 238 salaries. A mid-career Town Planner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$80,556 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Town Planner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$91,668 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$87,060.
Employees with Town Planner in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 10.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (10.3% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (9.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Townsville, Queensland (13.3% less), Newcastle, New South Wales (11.3% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (9.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 423 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.6%
Early Career
56.3%
Mid Career
18.0%
Experienced
12.8%
Late Career
6.4%

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