Full Time Salaries | New South Wales | Victoria | Western Australia | Queensland | South Australia
Full-time earnings in Australia averaged A$89,122 a year in the second quarter of 2020. (Seasonally adjusted wages – Bureau of Statistics.)
If overtime and bonuses are included, average Australian earnings were A$92,102 per annum.
The average full-time male salary (excluding overtime) in Australia is A$94,244 per annum
The average full-time female salary in Australia (excluding overtime) is A$81,036 per annum.
Workers in Capital Territory are Australia’s highest paid workers while Tasmania has the lowest average salary.
Average Full Time Ordinary Time Earnings Q2 2020
|State||Average Annual Wage|
|New South Wales||$93,236|
Australia’s best-paid workers are those employed in the mining industry, with ordinary earnings averaging A$143,067 a year.
In the past 12 months Australian ordinary full time wages have increased by 4.8 %. This larger than usual percentage increase is due to the loss of many lower paid jobs due to the COVID -19 restrictions.
Average Full Time Ordinary Time Earnings Q2 2020 By Industry
|Business Sector||Average Annual Wage|
|Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants||$59,582|
|Administrative and Support Services||$80,678|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||$82,388|
|Arts and Recreation Services||$80,958|
|Transport, Postal, Warehousing||$88,166|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||$93,496|
|Public Administration and Safety||$96,876|
|Education and Training||$98,649|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||$102,507|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||$103,735|
|Financial and Insurance Services||$106,730|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||$108,124|