Entry-Level Town Planner with Strategic Planning Skills Salary (Australia)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Town Planner with Strategic Planning skills is AU$61,020 per year.

AU$43,201 - AU$69,896
AU$43K
AU$57K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$56,795
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.95 - AU$28.00
AU$23
MEDIAN: AU$23.49
50%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$43,201 - AU$69,896
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,068
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$42,437 - AU$69,789
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$23.49
Overtime AU$25.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$69K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,068
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$42,437 - AU$69,789
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Town Planner

Town planners specialize in short- and long-term decisions involving community development. Their aim to oversee the development of aspects such as agriculture, tourism, and transportation to optimize the town's growth. Town planning is a broad area of work and requires a broad range of skills to match. Some planners focus on particular areas, such as historical development or environmental aspects of building. Duties associated with town planner positions include filing zoning requests with city officials, attending meetings with potential contractors vying for development contracts, designing layouts, and conducting resource planning to meet project deadlines. Their work may involve using computer-aided design (CAD) programs.

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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.

Town Planner Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$56,354

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Town Planner

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%